We understand the built industry, encompassing architects and engineers requiring special knowledge on the part of professionals who serve your business. We employ over 20 professionals who specialize in the built industry – a fact our clients value as we provide compliance and consulting services. With our built industry knowledge and financial expertise, we are uniquely qualified to help with your business needs.
In addition to traditional tax compliance and financial statement services, Aldrich offers expertise in these key areas for architects and engineers:
Industry benchmarking and financial analysis – What should my realization or utilization rate be? Am I spending too much money on overhead? Our team of experts can help you answer these questions and more.
Overhead rate (FAR 31) audits and compliance – If you are doing work for the government, you need an overhead rate. We can audit the overhead rate to help you comply with government requirements. We also provide advice to help firms maximize the overhead rate while still staying compliant with the regulations.
Transition planning – Developing a succession plan is a process, not an event, and needs a strategic approach. Our team of transition professionals will take the time to evaluate your best course of action.
- Compensation and bonus analysis
- Operational/internal control reviews
- Retirement plans, including ESOP and 401(k) plans
Employee benefits, including health/life/disability
Tax credits – We work with companies on a variety of tax credits, including implementation of Research and Development (R&D) credits and implementation of 179D.