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November 14, 2019

Variety's 2019 Business Managers Elite Edition

By supporting their clients’ fiscal health, MGO Partners Brandy Davis and John Blakeman were recently recognized by Variety as Business Managers Elite of 2019.

November 04, 2019

Cybersecurity Culture: Empowering Your Employees

Are your employees comfortable telling leadership about a potential problem at your company?

October 31, 2019

TAX ALERT: Details of California's "Wayfair" Nexus Law

California is one of several states now incorporating requirements for sale tax collection from online retailers located outside the state but delivering…

October 30, 2019

A Crash Course in Financial Literacy

Financial freedom takes time, patience, and just a little bit of know-how. Thus, MGO and Shondaland have teamed up to create an ongoing series on all-things…

October 17, 2019

Invaluable Insights in Las Vegas

MGO’s Rodrigo Macias, CFE, has been selected as a presenter at the IIA Gaming Conference…

October 16, 2019

Fast Answers on Opportunity Zone Incentives

Last year’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1 (“the Act”) created a federal capital gains tax deferral program through the opportunity zone statute, which is…

October 01, 2019

Tax Reform Enhances Value of Research Tax Credits for Government Contractors

The Research Tax Credit (“credit”) isn’t a new development, but some government contractors have yet to take…

September 27, 2019

SAFE Banking Act and Cannabis

On September 25th, the cannabis industry celebrated perhaps the most significant victory in the nascent sector’s history…

September 23, 2019

Cybersecurity Awareness in the Big Apple

At the Ascent Conference in NY City MGO’s Karl Kispert lays out a program addressing the multiple levels of Cybersecurity Awareness you absolutely need…

September 20, 2019

Proud Sponsor of Variety’s Power of Women

MGO is a proud sponsor of Variety’s Power of Women celebrating Hollywood’s most philanthropic women. This year’s honorees are Chaka Khan, Mariah Carey…

September 19, 2019

California Governor Issues Exec Order on Vaping

On September 16th, California Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-18-9, the first state-wide effort to address emerging issues…

September 19, 2019

Medical Cannabis’s Long-Term Potential Overlooked By Investors

Cannabis is really two markets: one focused on medical use and one focused on adult use. There’s plenty of overlap. In states where cannabis is legal…