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Solutions for today — and insights for tomorrow

Anticipating fluctuations in customers’ tastes and behaviors is challenging. So is predicting what’s next and best with technology or how the changes in tax law will impact you. How can you keep up — especially when you’re worried about food and labor costs, tighter margins, and an increasingly competitive landscape?

We’ll help you break past the logjam of competition. With a national footprint and more than 400 restaurant clients, we’re one of the few accounting firms with a dedicated restaurant practice. We take great pride in our entrenchment in the restaurant community, including industry venues such as the National Restaurant Association, the International Franchise Association, and the Restaurant Finance and Development Conference, to stay ahead of the issues, trends, and laws affecting you.

Whether you’re a growing system or a more mature brand, we offer custom insights and high-level strategies for your business. We’ll help you improve financial performance, optimize profits, and implement transformational changes.

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Restaurants Thought Leadership

  • Senate passes COVID-19 bill; reconciliation with House bill to begin
    On March 6, 2021 the Senate passed its version of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. The House and Senate versions of the bill differ in several respects and must be reconciled into a final bill. Here are some initial reactions.
    Stephen Eckert Michael Monaghan Kurt Piwko
    Article March 6, 2021 4 min read
    Senate passes COVID-19 Bill: Picture of capital building with flag
  • Taking advantage of the employee retention credit

    The employee retention credit (ERC), created as part of the CARES Act, has seen recent expansions and modifications. Make sure you’re up to date and taking advantage of the credit. Join our ERC experts in our on-demand webinar.

    Stephen Eckert Amy Forester Alan Gallatin Ginger Powell
    Webinar March 2, 2021 60 min watch
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  • Congress advances the first COVID-19 bill of the Biden administration
    On February 27, the House passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, which now heads to the Senate. This bill extends and modifies many COVID-19 provisions first introduced in 2020. Here are the key things to watch for.
    Stephen Eckert Michael Monaghan
    Article February 27, 2021 5 min read
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  • Don't overlook the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

    The work opportunity tax credit (WOTC) provides a reduction in income taxes for employers who hire individuals from targeted groups.

    Dean Feenstra Dipti Vaishnav
    Article February 22, 2021 3 min read

Our Clients Say

Plante Moran has provided National Coney Island with audit, tax, and consulting services for nearly ten years. Their industry knowledge is unparalleled; they always come to the table with everything we need — no matter how complex that need — and they’re approachable, accessible, and we like working with them. They’re the complete package.

Dan Roma Chief Financial Officer, National Coney Island

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Midwest manufacturer uses data analytics to gain customer insights
A manufacturer with both consumer and professional customer segments, served through a direct sales model.
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Case Study March 5, 2018 1 min read
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PCI DSS compliance and testing
PCI DSS compliance helps company retain millions of dollars in business and attract new customers.
Case Study April 23, 2017 1 min read

Personal, seamless service

Nine out of 10 clients say we’re better than our competition. We believe that comes from our personal service. Whether you’re a single location, a franchised restaurant concept, or a private-equity-owned establishment, we build lasting relationships to foster a client-focused, collaborative culture. And our team members will stick with you into the future because, at 11.9 percent, we have one of the lowest staff turnover rates in the industry.

“Whether you need a solution for today’s questions or future insights, we’ll provide the support you need,” says Mark Fleischer, consumer goods and services practice leader. “And you’ll recognize the same faces on your team year after year, which leads to meaningful relationships; we’ll not only know you and your system, but you’ll also be able to trust we always have your best interests in mind.”

How can we help your business?

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