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In a world that’s more complex, connected, and faster-moving than ever, the opportunities facing technology companies are massive, but so are the risks. With more than 600 technology clients — including software developers, data processors/hosts, software as a service (SaaS) and early stage/emerging companies — our experience ensures you receive practical, actionable advice to help you capitalize on opportunities, mitigate risk, and compete around the globe.

We know staying current is paramount in a constantly changing industry. We actively participate in technology industry associations and conferences on the state and national levels, ensuring you stay current on the issues, trends, and laws that impact your business. From cloud taxation and intellectual property to compensation planning and talent optimization, we have the resources to help you navigate complex issues and accelerate growth.

Technology Companies Thought Leadership

  • New employee retention credit opportunities exist for 2020 and 2021

    The employee retention credit (ERC), first introduced as part of the CARES Act, was expanded and modified under the Consolidated Appropriations Act in December 2020. Learn what those changes could mean for you.

    Stephen Eckert Kurt Piwko Alan Gallatin
    Article January 25, 2021 6 min read
    Businessman working in his home office using a laptop computer with a notepad in front of him.
  • Suspect fraud? Seven actions to take now
    Have that nagging feeling something just isn't right? Conduct the initial analysis to substantiate your suspicions — don't wait any longer to take these important steps to protect your business.
    Eric Conforti Michelle D. McHale-Adams
    Article January 14, 2021 3 min read
    A picture of a man sitting at a desk who is worried and suspects fraud.
  • New law clarifies effects of PPP, employee retention credit on R&D tax credits

    The latest federal COVID-19 relief allows businesses to deduct expenses paid with PPP loan proceeds. It also limits “double-dips” for wages claimed under the employee retention credit in 2021. Here’s how these provisions affect the payroll qualified for R&D tax credits.

    Ginger Powell Amy Forester
    Article January 13, 2021 3 min read
    Red haired businesswoman smiling in the office holding a cup of coffee.
  • Partnership tax basis capital reporting requirement for tax year 2020

    Partnerships are required to report partners’ capital on Schedule K-1 on the tax basis method for taxable years that begin on or after Jan. 1, 2020. Learn more about the recently furnished draft Form 1065 instructions for the 2020 tax year.

    Ivan Hewines Stephen Eckert Michael Monaghan
    Article January 13, 2021 4 min read
    A group of business people in a waiting area wearing protective face masks for COVID-19.

Our clients say

We continually open new markets and offer improved and new products and services, so we really appreciate the support of our Plante Moran accountants and consultants. They are an external resource that our internal team can depend upon for a full suite of services. They offer us an integrated response to everything from specialty tax credits to international strategy and human resource issues to financial modeling. We depend on their expert level of service to support our continuing growth.

Richard Widgren VP finance, Treasurer, and CFO, Urban Science

Our Team

Experience the benefit of more than 350 experts who fully grasp the opportunities and challenges of your industry. Our broad range of customized services meets you wherever you are in the value chain and wherever you operate around the globe. Our multidisciplinary team of audit, tax, and consulting professionals has worked with technology companies through all stages of growth. Whether you’re looking to grow your technology company or better navigate the rapidly changing environment, our dedicated team provides sound strategies and value-added services to help guide your business to success.

How can we help your business?

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