Plante & Moran
Accountant in Chicago, IL
Thank you for taking the time to learn about Plante & Moran. Those who get to know us recognize that there is no place quite like Plante & Moran. What differentiates our company? We concentrate on people, our customers and our team. We trust that our customers are the center of all we do and their satisfaction is our primary concern which is why we're focused on our team. We aim to create an environment that the Partners and team enjoy. As a result, our customers are served by people who enjoy what they do.
read moreAccurate and timely financials are crucial to the success of your business, but managing accounting and finance internally isn't always practical. Daily accounting tasks can become a burden and distract you from your business strategy. Our accounting experts are here to help. We'll not only handle your day-to-day accounting functions, but we'll also become an extension of your team, providing CFO-level expertise to help you make informed business decisions. We'll start with the basics, such as chart of accounts setup and implementing automated accounting procedures.
read moreFrom financial institutions and investment funds grappling with increasingly complex reporting, governance, and regulatory requirements to insurance and specialty finance companies seeking to protect against mounting cybersecurity risks, the financial services industry faces increasing pressure. As those pressures mount, so does our desire to help you stay ahead of challenges. We're known for our breadth and depth of technical knowledge, serving more than 500 banks, credit unions, investment companies, broker-dealers, mortgage bankers, and other leasing and specialty finance companies.
read moreAre you launching a new venture, going through a major life event, or simply looking to protect your assets? Whatever your goal is, you can count on our tax specialists for fresh, insightful tax planning ideas that optimize your tax position. With a full complement of tax planning and consulting services, we work closely with your investment, financial, and estate planning advisors to ensure you have a coordinated team working toward the same financial goals. As part of our collaborative approach, we bring a broad range of individual tax planning services to the table, including projections of current tax liabilities, cash flow needs, tax implications of investments, and estate planning and gifting strategies.
read moreA clear and accurate financial picture supports sound decision-making, particularly during economic downturns and tight credit markets. Ledgers and internal reporting that accurately reflect your financial information help managers act decisively. Financial statements audited by respected accounting and financial management professionals give lenders and investors the confidence they need to support you. Risk management is critical to every organization, yet many leaders don't think seriously enough about it until it's too late.
read moreWhether you have a single, specific need or require comprehensive service on a worldwide scale, we bring you the knowledge, experience, and resources to help you meet your goals. You can depend on our multidisciplinary team of tax specialists to guide you through the complicated global tax environment. Our National Tax Office, a center of high-level technical expertise that offers consulting services on challenging tax issues, continually works to monitor tax legislation and emerging trends and identify their impact on - and strategies to improve - our clients' tax positions.
read moreStrategic tax planning and compliance are key to the success of your business. We take an integrated approach to helping you find your best tax position, routinely combining our collective industry knowledge and experience to offer you exceptional thinking and problem-solving. Our dedicated advisors help you feel confident as you navigate a constantly changing and increasingly complex tax environment. With our team's broad and deep industry experience, we quickly grasp the distinct situation, needs, and goals of your business, and we develop a comprehensive tax plan to reduce your tax burden and maximize your cash flow.