Christopher M. Ferguson quoted in Mercury News article entitled “A Lafayette Youth Baseball League Supposedly Got a $5 Million PPP Loan. Here’s What Really Happened”
In a recent Mercury News article by Leonardo Castañeda entitled “A Lafayette Youth Baseball League Supposedly Got a $5 Million PPP Loan. Here’s What Really Happened,” Christopher M. Ferguson discussed the issue of fraudulent loans issued under the federal Paycheck Protection Program during the COVID-19 pandemic.
NEW YORK (Jan. 06, 2020) -- Kostelanetz & Fink is pleased to announce that Christopher M. Ferguson has been named a partner in the firm. Mr. Ferguson joined Kostelanetz & Fink’s New York office in 2003 and is a key member of K&F’s team with extensive experience in white-collar criminal defense, complex commercial litigation, civil and criminal tax controversies and other regulatory enforcement matters.
Christopher M. Ferguson moderated a panel titled "Following the Money: The Ins and Outs of Construction Industry Audits and Investigations" at the NYU SCPS 11th Annual Tax Controversy Forum
Construction projects often involve large amounts of money changing hands among a large number of people creating a situation that is ripe for mistakes and even fraud. In response, the government has developed investigative technics specifically for uncovering tax non-compliance in the construction industry. This panel reviewed how the government approaches audits and investigations in the construction industry and practical tips for representing taxpayers who are faced with having to explain where their money came from and where it went.
Christopher Ferguson participated in the panel titled "Advising Financial Institutions In Times Of Uncertainty" at the 2019 ABA Taxation Section Midyear Meeting
The passage of the 2017 Tax Act in December 2017 resulted in significant changes to the international tax landscape in the United States. To fully implement the legislation which contains many unresolved issues and unanswered questions, Treasury and IRS are working hard on drafting and issuing regulations that once finalized, are expected to supplement the provisions of the Act.
Kostelanetz & Fink announces that Christopher C. Ferguson, Usman Mohammad, and Joseph Septimus have been elevated to the position of Of Counsel with the firm.
It is with pleasure and pride that Kostelanetz & Fink announces that Christopher C. Ferguson, Usman Mohammad, and Joseph Septimus have been elevated to the position of Of Counsel with the firm. We all congratulate you.