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Whether 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. Our team of experts delivers certainty by closely examining your distinct situation to provide an accurate representation of potential tax savings and uncover opportunities to lower your tax liability.

Year-end tax planning opportunities and tax reform

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17 min read
Tax inventory accounting: Final regulations bring changes
Treasury released final regulations related to tax inventory capitalization under Section 263A, commonly referred to as uniform capitalization (UNICAP). Taxpayers must comply with these final regulations for any tax year beginning after Nov. 19, 2018 (e.g. 2019 calendar tax year).
Kurt Piwko
Article January 20, 2020 17 min read
Tax planning: Key 2019 year-end strategies for businesses and owners
Dave DeCew
Webinar Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, 10 - 11 a.m. EST 1 hour watch
Tax planning: Key 2019 year-end strategies for individuals
Jerry Jonckheere
Webinar Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, 2 - 3 p.m. EST 1 hour watch

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Tax Thought Leadership

  • Department of Commerce will survey U.S. investments abroad this spring
    Businesses and individuals with qualifying investments outside the United States are required to participate in this benchmark survey conducted every five years. Here’s what you need to know about the study.
    Randall Janiczek Carla Smaston Joe Peterson
    Article February 24, 2020 3 min read
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  • Bonus depreciation & qualified improvement property
    New 100% bonus depreciation rules under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will benefit many, but a drafting error has left businesses wondering if certain building improvements will qualify for the accelerated deduction. Here’s what you need to know.
    Jon Powell Jonathan Winterkorn
    Article February 7, 2020 4 min read
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  • Shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves: Breaking the family business cycle
    Your business is your livelihood — something you’ve been building for years. Here are three best practices to protect it in order to ensure that subsequent generations understand just what they’re inheriting.
    Dawn Jinsky Wealth Management
    Article February 5, 2020 3 min read
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  • Tax treatment of tenant improvements: Who should make them — landlord or tenant?
    Whether landlords or tenants pay for tenant improvements affects the lease rates negotiated — and has significant tax implications. Here are the options you should consider.
    Alison Frankel
    Article February 3, 2020 4 min read
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Our Team

Our National Tax Office serves clients with transparency, quality, and accuracy. We work closely with you to calculate estimated tax liabilities and strategically identify opportunities to reduce them.

We build a team of experts for each of our clients, bringing you the best combination of industry and tax expertise. Since nearly every financial decision you make for your organization has tax implications, we’ll develop comprehensive responses to your specific federal, state, local, and international questions and issues, arming you with the information you need to move forward.

Our clients say

Plante Moran is an excellent firm to work with because we receive timely and comprehensive advice on any issue. I appreciate the news and alerts on new tax laws that enable us to stay on top of changes in IRS laws immediately. Every time I speak with them, the auditors and consultants inform me of new laws that are pending that could be important to my business. I would recommend Plante Moran to others because with them, there isn't much difference between corporation and personal. I'm on a first name basis with my contacts and I can communicate with them just like personal friends—I couldn't ask for anything better.

Dan Imlach President, Imlach Group

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