Architectural / Engineering

A/E firms are driving the growth capabilities of our infrastructure. A/E firms are the visionaries and “can doers” that take significant risks every day helping to innovate solutions to support the needs of our ever changing infrastructure. These owners and their companies are collaborative leaders that need innovative advisors that can help them navigate through the changing landscape.

At emc, our team members are experts and have a proven track record of being able to help A/E firms of all sizes navigate the accounting, tax and business challenges that exist. emc has experts that are well versed in tax and compliance matters. Additionally, emc has industry expertise dealing with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and related overhead audits.

Typical services provided to construction contractors include:

  • Audit, reviews and compilations of A/E firm financial statements
  • Tax compliance and extensive tax planning/consulting
  • Consulting supporting analysis of research and development (R&D) practices and analysis of 174D rules
  • Audits of overhead rates (FAR audits)
  • Audits of direct costs
  • Assistance with and consulting related to ESOP structures
  • Assistance with and consulting related to accounting solutions
  • Consulting related to ownership transitions
  • Consulting services related to key performance indicators and general business consulting
  • Consulting related to Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) compliance
  • Audits of employee benefit plans