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New York Sexual Harassment Requirements for Employers

Legislators in New York passed a law requiring employers to provide sexual-harassment training to all workers. This training must be implemented by October 9, 2018. The training must provide specific criteria to comply with New York state including but not limited to: specific examples of inappropriate conduct, the applicable laws and remedies to […]

New York Sexual Harassment Requirements for Employers2018-08-07T18:18:09+00:00

FASB issues ASU 2018-08

On June 21, 2018, the FASB issued ASU 2018-08 clarifying the scope and the accounting guidance for contributions received and contributions made. This standard will be applicable for non-public entities for annual reporting periods beginning after December 15, 2019 (2020 calendar year ends). This is a long awaited standard to bring clarity on how to […]

FASB issues ASU 2018-082018-08-07T18:17:13+00:00

Albany Shared Office Space

Matt VanDerbeck established an office for PKHB in Albany New York in the summer of 2016. The office is a new form of shared space and the flexibility of this space has allowed PKHB’s presence in Albany to grow and expand.

Coworking can also help firms save on office space and can offer them an opportunity […]

Albany Shared Office Space2018-07-22T17:45:19+00:00

ESSAE Annual Conference and Trade Show

On June 21, 2018, Matt VanDerbeck participated in Empire State Society of Association Executives (ESSAE) annual conference and trade show at Saratoga Springs Convention Center. Matt presented as part of ESSAE’s “CEO Track” which included a round table discussion. The topic covered was “2018 Financial Reporting Matters: New Accounting Standards” for non-profit organizations. Please find […]

ESSAE Annual Conference and Trade Show2018-08-07T18:22:12+00:00

A. Michael Bucci Recognized by the Columbia County Association with “Distinguished Citizen” award for 2018

HUDSON, NY – May 10, 2018 – A. Michael Bucci, managing shareholder of Pattison, Koskey, Howe & Bucci (PKHB) CPAs PC, has been recognized by the Columbia County Association in the City of New York with its prestigious “Distinguished Citizen” award for 2018.

Bucci will be honored May 10 […]

A. Michael Bucci Recognized by the Columbia County Association with “Distinguished Citizen” award for 20182018-05-10T02:53:54+00:00

Audit Senior Manager

Pattison, Kaskey, Howe, & Bucci CPA, P.C. a Hudson Valley CPA Firm is seeking a full time Audit Senior Manager. Must have a minimum of 2 years of public accounting experience. CPA or individual seeking CPA with necessary education credits is required. Firm will pay for first CPA exam sitting. Full benefits provided including health, […]

Audit Senior Manager2017-10-19T19:10:27+00:00

Sawyer Savings Bank is Proud to Announce the Election of TWO New Trustees to their Board

Gabriel F. Sottile, President & CEO of Sawyer Savings Bank, would like to announce the election of Peter Gage and of Matthew VanDerbeck to the Sawyer Savings Bank Board of Trustees at the January 18th, 2017 meeting, effective February 1st, 2017.

Mr. Gage is a lifelong resident of the Hudson Valley; growing up in Cementon and […]

Sawyer Savings Bank is Proud to Announce the Election of TWO New Trustees to their Board2017-04-25T15:44:46+00:00

Navigating the Waters of Not-for-Profit Fiscal Sponsorship

Our clients at PKHB CPA sometime inquire about fiscal sponsorship as it relates to new and aspiring charitable organizations. Some of our clients are asked to act as fiscal sponsors for these new projects while these aspiring entities engage in what can be a lengthy process of seeking 501(c)(3) status through the Internal Revenue Service. […]

Navigating the Waters of Not-for-Profit Fiscal Sponsorship2017-03-07T14:24:58+00:00

CPA firm moves into coworking space with eye on expanding in Albany

A Hudson, New York CPA firm has joined the Beahive co-working space in Albany as it looks to expand in the region.

Matt VanDerbeck, a firm shareholder at Pattison, Koskey, Howe & Bucci CPAs, said he has started working out of Beahive at least once a week to grow business contacts in the area.

“Our firm has […]

CPA firm moves into coworking space with eye on expanding in Albany2017-02-01T16:43:00+00:00