S. J. Gorowitz Accounting and Tax Services’ Stacey Gorowitz Selected as Five Star Wealth Manager for Third Year

Five Star Wealth Manager Award

Atlanta, GA – October 26, 2017 – S.J. Gorowitz Accounting and Tax Services, P.C. (SJG), an award-winning North Atlanta CPA firm, is pleased to announce founder Stacey Gorowitz has received the 2017 Five Star Wealth Manager award in the Certified Public Accountant category. This is the third year Gorowitz has been recognized by Five Star Professional in the Greater Atlanta Area. The Five Star Wealth Manager award is the largest and most widely published awards program in the financial services industry. Award criteria is based on a rigorous, multifaceted research methodology, incorporating input from peers and firm leaders, client retention rates, industry experience and a thorough regulatory history review. “I am honored to receive the Five Star award for the third year,” said Stacey Gorowitz, CEO of SJG. “The entire SJG team is committed to providing exceptional service to our clients and share my passion for serving as trusted advisors in the community.” About … [Read more...]

S.J. Gorowitz Accounting & Tax Services, P.C. Wins Best CPA of North Atlanta Award

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Alpharetta, GA — September 28, 2017— S.J. Gorowitz Accounting & Tax Services, P.C., has been awarded “Best CPA of North Atlanta” in this year’s Appen Media Group, Inc. “Best of the Best” Contest. This marks the 10th Annual Best of North Atlanta Awards, an award created by Appen Media Group, Inc., to highlight the companies that provide exceptional service for their customers and the North Atlanta community. SJG, along with the other businesses that won the “Best of North Atlanta” award will be honored at the 2017 Best of North Atlanta Awards Gala on November 9 at 6 p.m. at the Metropolitan Club in Alpharetta. “We are honored to receive the title of Best Certified Public Accountant in North Atlanta,” said Stacey Gorowitz, Founding Principal and CEO of SJG. “Having just celebrated our firm’s 25-year anniversary, we are so proud to have been recognized by our community. It is a tribute to our SJG team who not only have demonstrated their broad diversified experience, they are … [Read more...]

NEWS ALERT: All of Georgia Now Eligible for Disaster Tax Relief

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IRS Announced on Sept. 19, 2017 (Source: IR-2017-156) WASHINGTON – Hurricane Irma victims in the entire state of Georgia now have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. This includes an additional filing extension for taxpayers with valid extensions that run out on Oct. 16, and businesses with extensions that ran out on Sept. 15. It parallels relief previously granted to Irma victims throughout Florida and in parts of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, and Harvey victims in parts of Texas. For taxpayers in Georgia, this relief postpones various tax filing and payment deadlines that occurred starting on Sept. 7, 2017. As a result, affected individuals and businesses will have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file returns and pay any taxes that were originally due during this period. This includes the Sept. 15, 2017 and Jan. 16, 2018 deadlines for making quarterly estimated … [Read more...]

NEWS ALERT: What Financial Records Should I Keep?

Good financial records lay the foundation for mapping business progress, preparing statements, identifying key income sources, tracking deductible expenses, keeping track of property, preparing your tax returns, and supporting the items you report on tax returns. One of the questions we get most often is how long to keep financial documents. Generally, the length of time you should keep a document depends on the action, expense or event the document records. Income Tax Records Well-organized records make it easier to prepare a tax return and help provide important information if your return is selected for examination or to prepare a response if you receive an IRS notice. The information below reflects the statutes of limitations that apply to income tax returns. Put simply, this is the amount of time during which you can amend your tax return to claim a credit or refund, or the IRS can assess additional tax after the return was filed. 3 years from the due date or date filed, … [Read more...]