Alerts and Press Releases

DZH Phillips Recognized by Accounting Today as Top West Regional Firm

Posted on: June 23, 2017

Seven new firms joined the Regional Leaders list in the West, with a particular concentration on the Pacific Northwest, raising the prospect that in the future this mega-region may need to be broken into two parts. (See page 33 for details).

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DZH Phillips Recognized by the Accounting MOVE Project as “2017 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women”

Posted on: June 9, 2017

DZH Phillips is proud to announce having made the Accounting MOVE Project’s list as an Equality Leadership Firm, with 70% of our firm being comprised of women.

More women are getting further at the 12 accounting firms that comprise the Accounting MOVE Project’s 2017 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women list. Women comprise 28% of partners and principals at these firms, compared to 24% in aggregate for the 49 firms that participated in the 2017 benchmarking survey. The MOVE Project is the profession’s only annual benchmark of the status of women in the leadership pipeline.

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IRS Must Reveal Workers’ Tax Return Information in Misclassification Case

Posted on: June 7, 2017

A recent unanimous ruling by the U.S. Tax Court could make it easier for employers whose workers have been reclassified as “employees” by the IRS to avoid income tax liability for the workers’ earnings. The ruling allowed an employer access to its reclassified workers’ individual tax returns, which could reveal that they had already paid income tax on their earnings, thereby reducing the employer’s liability for withholding taxes.

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Partner, Larisa Rapoport Recognized In San Francisco Business Times’ The Most Influential Women In Business Of 2017

Posted on: June 5, 2017

San Francisco, CA, June 5, 2017 – DZH Phillips announced today that Larisa Rapoport has been honored by the San Francisco Business Times as one of the Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business of 2017. The honorees were unveiled on May 5, 2017 issue of the San Francisco Business Times.  An awards gala will take place on June 14, 2017 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square in San Francisco.

Honorees are top executives, C-suite leaders and entrepreneurs that exemplify creativity, passion, vision and perseverance.  Honorees span a variety of industries including technology, real estate, finance, hospitality, non-profits, law, medicine, education and more.

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