Magdalena M. Czerniawski, CPA, MBAPartner
685 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Magdalena M. Czerniawski, CPA, MBA, is a Partner at Marks Paneth LLP and a member of the firm’s Nonprofit, Government & Healthcare Group. With over 15 years of nonprofit industry experience, she provides tax services to a wide array of nonprofits, including charitable organizations, schools, social welfare organizations, professional associations and private foundations.
In addition to providing tax planning and advisory services, Ms. Czerniawski specializes in matters related to ASC 740-10 (FIN 48), the reporting requirements that govern contributions, compensation, unrelated business taxable income, lobbying costs, equivalency determinations and public support testing. She also represents her clients as an authorized representative before the Internal Revenue Service and various state agencies. Furthermore, Ms. Czerniawski’s experience includes serving clients with matters related to employee compensation and benefit plans, healthcare organizations and hospitals, affordable housing entities and foreign tax filings.
She has published various articles on industry-specific tax matters and has served as a speaker for internal and external seminars. Ms. Czerniawski is a core committee member of the firm’s LEADS women’s initiative, which promotes the retention and professional development of women at Marks Paneth.
Prior to joining Marks Paneth, Ms. Czerniawski was a Senior Tax Manager with a national accounting firm, where she focused on tax consulting and compliance for many of their highest profile nonprofit clients.
Bachelor of Business Administration, Public Accounting
Master of Business Administration, Public Accounting
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public
Chair, Exempt Organization Committee
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey’s Science and Technology University, School of Management
Advisory Board Member
St. Casimir’s Polish Saturday School
Board Member, Treasurer
Programs for Parents, Inc.
Board Member, President, Audit Committee Chair