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Posted on February 22nd, 2017
Due dates for many tax returns are changing. HLG would like to notify you of a few changes to tax filing deadlines effective for the 2017 calendar year.
  The below chart lists the new tax return due dates (original and extended), broken out by return type.          
Posted on August 5th, 2013
HLG is thrilled to announce yet another change: effective July 17th, 2013, the firm has merged with Folsom-based Veritas Strategic Bookkeeping Partners.
This year has presented a number of momentous changes for The Henry Levy Group. In the spring, we announced the addition of three new firm principals, a name change, rebranding initiatives, and a new website. Now, HLG is thrilled to announce yet another change: effective July 17th, 2013, the firm has merged with Folsom-based Veritas Strategic Bookkeeping Partners. This merger incorporates Veritas’ bookkeeping, payroll, and consulting services to complement and strengthen the range of...
Posted on April 15th, 2013
Last September, the Oakland City Council adopted an ordinance requiring the registration and inspection of small non-owner occupied rental properties (1-4 units).
The ordinance cites studies from two respected policy organizations, Urban Strategies Council and Policy Link, which conclude that owneroccupants are more likely than "some" investor property owners to maintain real property to higher standards. (It is unfortunate that the ordinance does not cite any specific percentage quantity for “some,” which leaves the readers confused about how extensive the problem may be.) The ordinance will cause these investors to pay fees to...
Posted on March 18th, 2013
On Tuesday, Berkeleyside will kickstart a new occasional series called “Ask Me Anything Live” (blatantly borrowed from the popular Reddit forum).
"Ask Me Anything Live" is one hour of free guidance for you, our readers, offered by a local expert. First up — online to answer your tax questions from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday — is Hank Levy of Henry C. Levy & Company on College Avenue. (It’s tax season, you remember that right?) Here’s how it works: A little before 11 a.m. Tuesday, we'll publish our Ask Me Anything post on tax. It’s up to you, our readers, to weigh in on the...
Posted on February 12th, 2013
Henry C. Levy & Company CPAs and Consultants, APC, an Oaklandbased accounting and financial advisory team of professionals since 1991, has announced a change of name to The Henry Levy Group, CPAs.
This change is part of a larger rebranding effort to emphasize the growing firm’s commitment to working as a cohesive team for the benefit of its clientele and community. An active community member and business owner in the Rockridge District of Oakland, managing partner Henry Levy has nearly 30 years of in-depth experience in public accounting. His recent work has expanded into the fields of business analytics and compensation studies. Levy holds a Certified Public Accountant license, in...