Members in the News
Harold L. Deiters III (Suffolk)
One installed as president of NYSSCPA
Long Island Business News
June 20, 2017
Harold Deiters III, a partner at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause in Melville, was installed as president of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Paul Becht (Suffolk)
MWE Partner Paul E. Becht, CPA, Begins Term as NYSSCPA Vice President
Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP
June 20, 2017
Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP, a CPA and Business Advisory firm, is proud to announce that partner Paul Becht, CPA, has been elected vice president of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ Board of Directors. His one-year term began June 1. Becht is currently on the Society’s Executive Committee and is co-chair of the Society’s Suffolk Chapter Accounting & Auditing Committee. Becht was previously a member of the Nominating committee and Selections subcommittee and served as a past Suffolk Chapter president, president-elect, vice president, treasurer, secretary and Executive Board member. He also served as past chair of the Suffolk Chapter’s Nominating and Sponsorship committees.
Tom Walpole (Rochester)
NYS Family Medical Leave Act terms
WROC Rochester First
June 19, 2017
CPA Tom Walpole discussed the New York State Family Medical Leave Act and its impact on employees starting July 1 Monday during News 8 at Sunrise. Employee payroll deduction will begin July 1. The current rate for 2017 is 0.126 percent, with a weekly maximum of $1.65. For someone making $500 a week, the deduction will be 63 cents. The rate will be reset annually. To benefit, employees must have worked 20 or more hours per week for 26 weeks to be eligible, or if less than 20 hours per week 175 work days.