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Greg Niemi, Former President/CEO, Nexstar Network

“I can’t tell you one specific thing BPK&Z has done that has made a difference, because it has all made a difference. We have evolved over the years and BPK&Z has always had the expertise we’ve needed at every stage of growth. They truly understand our business. They are my sounding board and the first …

Brad Bainey, The Bainey Group

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Colin T. Mackin Promoted to Senior Accountant

Colin Mackin, Plymouth, MN, was recently promoted to Senior Accountant at Blanski Peter Kronlage & Zoch, P.A. (BPKZ). Colin has been with BPKZ since 2014, starting as an Intern. Colin will work with clients in a variety of industries focusing in the areas of audit and tax.

Brent R. Buchman Promoted to Manager

Brent R. Buchman, CPA, Farmington, MN, was recently promoted to Tax Manager at Blanski Peter Kronlage & Zoch, P.A. (BPKZ). Brent has over seven years of accounting, tax return preparation, review and research experience working with a variety of industries including professional services, construction, manufacturing, real estate and nonprofit organizations…

Financial Tips

7 Tax-Savvy Ways to Give to Charity

7 Tax-Savvy Ways to Give to Charity Charitable giving is on the rise. And the momentum is expected to continue, given the natural disasters and human tragedies that have happened in recent months. Last year, charitable donations reached an all-time high of approximately $373.25 billion, according to Giving USA 2016: The Annual Report on Philanthropy …

ABCs of Education-Related Tax Breaks

ABCs of Education-Related Tax Breaks On a personal level, there are numerous education-related federal tax deductions and credits to consider. But the key to claiming them is detailed recordkeeping. So, save those receipts! Educator Expenses Qualifying elementary and secondary school teachers and other eligible educators (such as counselors and principals) can deduct up to $250 …