NEW YORK, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MT is proud to announce and welcome Larry Abowitz as an Executive Director in the firm's Tax Services practice. Abowitz will be primarily responsible for servicing existing engagements with our tax-exempt organization clients as well as supporting our business development efforts to increase our penetration in the not-for-profit sector.
Larry joins MT from Ernst & Young and has more than 35 years of experience providing tax services to not-for-profit organizations of all kinds, including many well-known charities, hospitals, colleges and universities. He has advised organizations on matters regarding formation, application for tax-exempt status, reporting and compliance issues, unrelated business income, joint ventures and for-profit subsidiaries, international operations and investments, governance, private inurement and executive compensation, charitable contributions and tax-exempt bonds. He has also worked with many private foundations, advising on self-dealing, grants and minimum distributions, taxable expenditures, jeopardizing investments, excess business holdings and other issues, and has extensive experience in representing tax-exempt organizations before the Internal Revenue Service and state regulatory agencies in examinations, ruling requests and appeals.
Larry has a BA from Stony Brook University (SUNY), an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business, and a JD and LLM (in Taxation) from New York University School of Law.
The firm's national not-for-profit practice is led by Elaine Allen, Assurance and Advisory Partner. Larry Abowitz will be based out of MT's New York office and can be reached at (212) 709-4597or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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