Blodnick Fazio & Clark Says Rise in Corporate Franchise Tax Will Result in Relocations and Higher Unemployment
The recently enacted New York State budget featured a host of revenue-enhancing measures, include tax hikes on businesses and corporations. Thomas R. Fazio, Partner, Blodnick Fazio & Clark, says the increase in the corporate franchise tax — which is part of the budget — will result in more companies making their way out of the Empire State and leaving their workers behind.
Blodnick Fazio & Clark Says New York Businesses Need to be Legally Protected from Impending Lawsuits Related to Coronavirus
May 7, 2020 — Thomas R. Fazio, Partner, Blodnick Fazio & Clark, says New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo should afford all businesses in the state the same protections that hospitals and doctors received against frivolous lawsuits during the coronavirus pandemic.
A Message From Blodnick, Fazio & Clark on the Coronavirus
We at Blodnick, Fazio & Clark wish to update our clients on what is going on and what the firm is doing to support our attorneys, staff, and clients during this difficult time, in the midst of the coronavirus.
Thomas R. Fazio Says Internal Revenue Service’s Proposal to Eliminate the SALT Workaround Will Hurt Long Island Taxpayers
August 23, 2018 — Thomas R. Fazio, Partner, Blodnick Fazio & Clark, says the Internal Revenue Service’s proposal to do away with the states’ workaround on the SALT (state and local taxes) cap will negatively affect Long Island residents, who already pay some of the highest state and local taxes in the nation.
Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC Merges with Clark’s Laws, PC to Form New Practice
June 4, 2018 — Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that the firm will merge with Clark’s Laws, PC to form Blodnick Fazio & Clark. Although it is considered a straight partnership, the partners will stay at their current locations. Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC is located at 1325 Franklin Avenue, Suite 555, Garden City, New York. Clark’s Laws, PC is located at 57 West Main Street, Suite 220, in Babylon.
Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC Urges Businesses to Seek Advice Before Entering into Payroll Tax System
February 20, 2018 — With New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposing to give companies the option to enter into the payroll tax system as a way to protect employees, who reside in higher-taxed areas of the state, from paying more in taxes, Thomas R. Fazio, Partner, Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC, says that the employers should consult with a business law attorney before enrolling in the program.
Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC Welcomes Michele S. Mirman as of Counsel
July 27, 2017 — Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that Michele S. Mirman has joined the firm as Of Counsel. She will also continue to operate her own practice, Mirman Markovits & Landau PC, in New York City.
Ms. Mirman concentrates her practice on personal injury cases, including medical malpractice cases, assault cases and injuries from falls, motor vehicle accidents and defective machinery.
After Four Years, Blodnick Fazio & Associates, PC Successfully Obtains Seven-Figure Settlement on Behalf of Decedent’s Natural Child
July 25, 2017 — Blodnick Fazio & Associates, PC has announced that the firm successfully obtained a seven-figure settlement for a natural child of the decedent who was largely disinherited before her father’s passing, when his estate plan was changed just before he died.
The case involved an 88-year-old man who had five children — two natural children by his first wife and three stepchildren by his second wife, to whom he was married for more than 40 years. He owned a co-op apartment in Queens, a multi-acre estate in Montauk and several pieces of commercial property. Over the years, his estate plan had undergone several iterations. In 2011, he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC Welcomes Laurie Sayevich Horz as an Associate
November 11, 2016 — Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that Laurie Sayevich Horz has joined the firm as an Associate.
Ms. Sayevich Horz concentrates her practice in all facets of commercial, contractual, real property and corporate governance disputes in federal and state courts in New York. She has successfully obtained jury verdicts and appeals on behalf of her clients, represented clients in litigation outside of New York, as well as in arbitration proceedings before the American Arbitration Association and the International Center for Dispute Resolution.
Blodnick, Fazio & Associates PC Welcomes Kai Y. Gao as an Associate
July 25, 2016 — Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that Kai Y. Gao has joined the firm as an Associate. He previously worked at the firm as a Legal Intern. Mr. Gao concentrates his practice in contracts, corporate law, bankruptcy law and legal malpractice, with an emphasis on general litigation matters. He is also fluent in Mandarin.
Blodnick, Fazio & Associates PC obtained a preliminary injunction to block the eviction of its client, S.J.K.K. Tennis, Inc., from Bethpage State Park’s tennis facility.
Apr 12, 2010 — Blodnick, Fazio & Associates PC obtained a preliminary injunction to block the eviction of its client, S.J.K.K. Tennis, Inc., from Bethpage State Park’s tennis facility. In his April 6 decision, Nassau County Supreme Court Judge Stephen A. Bucaria granted a preliminary injunction to block the eviction that was being sought by Confer Bethpage, LLC.