Patrick Chong
Patrick Chong, CPA
Member since 2009

NJCPA Responds to Governor Murphy’s Proposed FY 2019 Budget

Posted on March 14, 2018

The NJCPA applauds Gov. Murphy for developing a comprehensive budget plan that promotes critical priorities including education, mass transit, workforce development, and public health and safety. But we are concerned that the increased spending and revenue raisers in the Governor’s budget will have far-reaching consequences, affecting New Jersey’s ability to grow and attract business.​


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Business and Industry Conference

April 19, 2018

Take advantage of this all-in-one conference for CPAs working in private industry. Top instructors from Executive Education, Inc, CPA Crossings, LLC, and Board Advisory will share leadership secrets that CFOs and financial accountants can take advantage of. Choose from 3 sets of breakout sessions focusing on leadership, blockchain, forecasting, decision making, and more. Close the day with a discussion on trends most likely to affect financial management and what you should be doing about them.

Audits of Employee Benefit Plans Conference

May 24, 2018

Employee benefit plans continue to be an area of focus. Attend this annual conference and receive practical guidance on hot-topic issues and developments from national authorities and industry experts. New this year: Cybersecurity, Case Studies, and Investments.

Annual Convention & Expo

June 12-15, 2018

You’ve mastered the art of maintaining your position in the complex and ever-changing financial landscape that has challenged CPAs over the past 5 years. Equipped with a data-driven mindset and an artillery of recent technological advances, it’s time to truly separate yourself from the competition - and carve out your long-term plan.


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NJCPA Member Alan Sobel Leads Charge in Helping Small Businesses

Posted on March 14, 2018

Alan Sobel, CPA, managing member of Sobel & Co. LLC, and member of the New Jersey Society of CPAs (NJCPA), proposed a plan to help small businesses or flow-through entities in New Jersey in light of the recent limitations on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction stemming from the Tax Cuts and Jobs (TCJA) of 2017. The plan has been endorsed by Senators Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), Steve Oroho (R-Sussex), Troy Singleton (D-Burlington) and Anthony Bucco Sr. (R-Morris), who are drafting legislation.

Highlights of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Posted on March 9, 2018

Among the major tax law changes are reform of individual tax rates, treatment of business income of individual taxpayers, repeal of individual tax deductions, reduction in the corporate tax rate and increase in deductions for business capital investment.​


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Join the Cannabis Interest Group

Posted on February 13, 2018

Gov. Phil Murphy's support of legalizing cannabis has prompted CPAs and other professionals to begin figuring out the ground rules of a potential multibillion-dollar industry. Join the NJCPA's new Cannabis Interest Group to gain information, insights and best practices as we wait for the legislative and regulatory process to play out in Trenton.

Be a Seminar Moderator

Posted on December 1, 2017

The NJCPA is looking for members interested in attending and moderating seminars at a discounted registration fee.

Join the Emerging Leaders Interest Group

Posted on November 27, 2017

If you are in the first 10 years of your accounting career, join the NJCPA's new Emerging Leaders Interest Group. The group focuses on professional development, career guidance, events and networking opportunities for the entry- to mid-level accounting professional.


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