Bronx Tax Preparer Charged in Scheme Involving $7 Million In Fraudulent Deductions

Recently, New York attorneys announced the indictment of Mark Goldberg, a Bronx tax preparer, for his participation in a multi-year tax fraud scheme.   Goldberg prepared thousands of tax returns for clients that contained millions of dollars in fraudulent, itemized deductions and tax credits that the taxpayers were not legally owed. Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara […]

How To File For Bankruptcy In New York

If an individual has decided to file for bankruptcy, he or she is probably experiencing financial turmoil and the emotional effects that come along with it.  Further, there are several steps involved in filing for bankruptcy in New York.  As a result, it is best to know and understand the rules of bankruptcy before you […]

Bankruptcy Consultation

Bankruptcy is a complicated process with various rules for a range of situations.  As a result, it is a good idea to consult with a lawyer.  A bankruptcy lawyer can help you figure out if you have options other than bankruptcy.  If bankruptcy is the best option for you, an attorney can help you figure […]

The Truth About Bankruptcy

Perception is not always reality.  Do not be fooled by someone driving around in a luxury car and wearing designer clothes.  People rarely buy cars in cash, and people cannot always afford the car loan that comes with the car.  Just because someone has a nice car does not mean they are comfortably making all […]

When Debt Collection Becomes Harassment

Most debtors believe that because they owe debt, creditors have an unqualified right to contact them to collect their funds.  Debtors are correct in that creditors have a right to contact them to collect the money that is owed to them.  However, this right is not without its limits. Lawmakers realized that calls about money […]