PKF O’Connor Davies Welcomes Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Company
Deal expands expertise in Private Clubs, Not-for-Profits, Employee Benefit Plans and Commercial Services
New York, NY (February 6, 2019) – PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP, one of the nation’s largest accounting, tax and advisory firms, announced today that Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Co. (BFMM), an accounting, consulting and financial services firm based in Providence, RI, has joined the Firm. This is the latest move as part of PKF O’Connor Davies’ ongoing strategic growth initiative focused on expanding the Firm’s geographic reach and strengthening its expertise in key practice areas. The BFMM team brings deep experience in specialized industries, including private clubs, commercial construction and real estate, employee benefit plans and manufacturing and not-for-profit organizations.
Date: February 7, 2019
San Miguel School of Providence Takes Title as Winner of National Stewardship Award
Date: December 20, 2017
We are thrilled to announce that Ned McCrory, Managing Partner, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees at Centreville Bank.
Date: May 24, 2017
The BFMM Team will be participating in the 15th annual Imagine Walk in support of The Autism Project
During the month of April the BFMM Team will be participating in the 15th annual Imagine Walk and Family Fun Day in support of The Autism Project. The Autism Project hosts its 15th annual Imagine Walk and Family Fun Day for Autism on Sunday, April 30th at Goddard Memorial State Park in Warwick, RI from 9am - 1pm. The Imagine Walk is followed by a Family Fun Day event that features an assortment of free activities designed for children and teens with autism and their families including: a reptile show, obstacle course, bounce house, face painting, arts and crafts, and more.
Date: April 6, 2017
In celebration of our 30th year in business we have embarked on the 30x30 Challenge, an initiative to give back to the communites that we love and serve throughout New England. BFMM will be performing 30 acts of service in 2017 to celebrate our 30 years in business. One of these acts of kindness pairs us with Reach Out and Read RI, a nonprofit organization that gives young children a foundation for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together.
Date: March 2, 2017
30 years of service times 30 acts of service equals more than we ever imagined.
Date: January 18, 2017
The BFMM & Co. team was delighted to support the Child & Family Holiday Giving Program. Child & Family's Holiday Giving program supports children, families and elders who are unable to enjoy the holiday season in the special way that most of us take for granted. To know that our team could contribute in some way to help these families is a wonderful thing.
Date: December 12, 2016
Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Co., one of the top 10 accounting firms in Rhode Island, announces that Paul Frechette, Founding Partner, retired effective July 31, 2016, after almost 30 years of working with leadership to establish, build and lead Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Co., into one of the top accounting firms in the state.
Date: August 30, 2016
Ned McCrory will be attending the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont County Club in Oakmont, PA June 16th-June 20th. Oakmont Country Club was founded in 1903 by industrialist Henry Clay Fownes. The layout he created and tweaked through the years with his son, William, has set the standard for championship competition ever since. The nation's first golf course to be recognized as a National Historic Landmark, Oakmont has previously hosted 15 USGA championships, including eight U.S. Opens.
Date: June 6, 2016
Ned McCrory, Managing Partner and Head of Private Club Practice, will attend the HFTP Private Club Controller Annual Convention in Bellevue, Washington October 21st-24th.
Date: October 19, 2015
Ned McCrory will be attending the Professional Club Marketing Associations (PCMA) 19th Annual National Conference in Nashville, Tennessee September 20th-23rd. Established in 1995, PCMA is the association for membership and marketing professionals at private clubs and is dedicated to providing contemporary resolution to complex membership and marketing issues through information, education, and networking.
Date: September 18, 2015
Ned McCrory will be attending the 2015 U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in Washington State June 18th-22nd. Chambers Bay will welcome the U.S Open as it comes to the Pacific Northwest for the very first time in its history. With massive, rolling fairways, towering dunes, undulating greens and unpredictable coastal winds, the traditional linksland course will provide the world's best with a test unlike anything played at a U.S. Open.
Date: June 19, 2015
Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Co. is pleased to announce that Leif Anderson, CPA has joined the firm as an Audit Manager.
Date: June 15, 2015
Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael and Co. is proud to announce that Managing Partner, Ned McCrory has been asked to serve as a Member of the 2015 HFTP Education Advisory Council. Ned could not be more thrilled and honored to serve on the Council.
Date: January 15, 2015
Ned McCrory will be attending the Club Tax Network Annual Meeting in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, January 4th-6th.
Date: November 12, 2014
In previous World's Smallest Newsletters from our Private Club Practice we have discussed the potential tax consequences associated with tax exempt 501 C7 Clubs that provide "nontraditional activities" to its members. These nontraditional activities may include, but are not limited to, meals to go (including holiday meals), on-site sale of bottles of wine from wine tastings or gas sales by yacht clubs.
Date: September 12, 2014
Ned McCrory will be attending the Professional Club Marketing Associations (PCMA) 18th Annual National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada September 22nd-24th. Established in 1995, PCMA is the association for membership and marketing professionals at private clubs and is dedicated to providing contemporary resolution to complex club membership and marketing issues through information, education, and networking.
Date: August 20, 2014
Estates and non-grantor trusts are generally subject to the 2% floor for miscellaneous itemized deductions, but there are some exceptions. The IRS has issued final regulations that provide guidance for determining whether costs are subject to the 2% floor, or are deductible without limitation. These regulations adopt previously proposed regulations with minor modifications, and are effective for tax years beginning after May 9, 2014.
Date: June 30, 2014
Ned McCrory will be attending the Club Tax Network Annual Summit in Beaver Creek, Colorado July 28th-29th.
Date: April 23, 2014
This year end provides unique opportunities for virtually every business to reassess their business plan with an eye toward maximizing tax savings for the 2013 tax year and forward, for 2014 and beyond.
Date: December 11, 2013
As January 1, 2014 gets closer, year-end tax planning considerations should be starting to take shape. New tax legislation has brought greater certainty to year-end planning, but has also created new challenges.
Date: December 11, 2013
BFMM is thrilled to announce the introduction of Casual Fridays for a Cause.
Date: September 23, 2013
Managing Partner, Ned McCrory will be attending the 2013 HFTP Private Club Controllers Annual Convention and Tradeshow October 16th-19th in Dallas, TX.
Date: September 10, 2013
Ned McCrory will be attending the Professional Club Marketing Association's 18th Annual Club Membership & Marketing Conference September 23rd-24th in Nashville, TN.
Date: September 10, 2013
On August 22nd, 2013 BFMM & Co. was pleased to host an IRS update with former IRS Commissioner, Mark Everson at the Wannamoisett Country Club in Rumford, RI.
Date: August 27, 2013
Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael & Co. is pleased to announce that Steven H. Jones, CPA, CGMA has rejoined the firm as an Audit Manager.
Date: August 5, 2013
Managing Partner, Ned McCrory will be attending the Club & Hotel Controllers Conference June 24th-25th in Minneapolis, MN.
Date: June 18, 2013
Batchelor, Frechette, McCrory, Michael and Co is proud to announce that on Wednesday, April 24th the Rhode Island Society of CPA’s presented Managing Partner, Ned McCrory, with the President’s Award at their annual dinner.