Our professionals have the expertise and years of experience essential to evaluating, analyzing and understanding unique and challenging client situations.
We pride ourselves on personalized service, whether assisting you with traditional accounting services or those requiring specialized knowledge and experience.
We welcome new business and appreciate opportunities to discuss our various service offerings and industry specialties.
We recognize that timely and accurate financial reporting is critical to management decision making and is important to meet demands required by regulators and financial institutions. We view our role in the financial reporting process as an opportunity to provide constructive solutions for maximizing your company’s profitability and efficiency. We will meet with you and your staff to plan and time engagements according to your needs. Our goal is to identify and resolve any pertinent issues and address any concerns of management upfront. By focusing on the resolution of these issues first, the engagement can proceed on schedule.
Communication with management is important so that we clearly understand your concerns and you understand why we examine certain areas more than others. We will communicate with management throughout the year in order to stay abreast of any current issues or concerns facing the corporation. We will keep you informed of changes in the accounting, audit, and governance arenas so that you will be kept informed of matters affecting your future.
We view providing assurance and advisory services as an opportunity to view the organization globally. Because we place substantial emphasis on the need to thoroughly understand our clients’ businesses and their industries, we want to know:
- What are your greatest opportunities?
- Where are your greatest exposures?
- How do you guard against threats?
- How do you evaluate your organization?
- What are the controls used to measure accountability?
- Where do you see your organization in the future and what are your plans for getting there?
Understanding the answers to questions such as these will help us design our assurance procedures and ultimately allow us to report to you on your financial affairs while also sharing important business insights.
- Financial Statement Audits
- Audits of Employee Benefit Plans
- Financial Statement Reviews
- Financial Statement Compilations
- Special Reports, including Agreed-upon Procedures
- Quality of Earnings Reports
Tax planning is an essential element of the tax preparation process. By making tax planning part of your overall business and financial strategies, you can use our experience and have access to the most current new developments in the tax laws to minimize both your current and future tax liabilities.
We prefer to take a proactive vs. reactive approach to tax services. By keeping current on new tax laws and legislation, we are in a position to identify key tax planning opportunities that minimize both your current and future tax liabilities. We provide our individual and business clients with the taxation expertise and knowledge that will bring new and creative ideas to the table to help minimize your tax liabilities.
During our years of experience, we have successfully represented our clients in audits by various federal and state tax agencies. We have achieved a level of competence that can ensure our clients they are being fairly represented with competent professionals.
To operate effectively in today’s global marketplace, organizations and individuals need international tax professionals that are knowledgeable in the complexities of cross-border business. RKE has experience developing and implementing tax-efficient structures for cross-border transactions and business operations. Our goal is to develop international business strategies that will minimize the amount of tax paid, and generally position the company or the individual in a favorable cash position within the limits of the law.
We gauge our worth by the personal and business successes of our clients. We can help your business identify areas to improve profitability and growth. In addition to acting as a sounding board for management, we provide comprehensive, flexible strategies that address the issues affecting your business through:
- Start-up Company planning
- Financial forecasting
- Cash flow and budgeting analysis
- Mergers and acquisitions assistance
- Litigation support
- Review of contracts and agreements
- Evaluation of systems and controls
- Accounting system setup for new businesses
- CFO/Controller/Bookkeeper for hire services
- Assistance with procurement of debt financing and other capital raising alternatives
From simple budgeting analysis to complex financial modeling, our experienced staff can assist you in achieving your company’s financial goals.
Many high net worth individuals, including entrepreneurs, executives and those whose wealth is inherited, require highly personalized assistance in order to ensure that their personal finances are handled with the highest levels of integrity and professionalism.
Our team is dedicated to assisting high net worth individuals and their families with financial planning as well as managing their diverse day-to-day financial activities. Our professionals have extensive experience in simplifying the complexity, difficulty and burden involved in handling family finances and offer clients an innovative way to relieve themselves of certain financial and money management activities.
The RKE team of professionals has extensive experience in the international arena, servicing U.S. companies with operations abroad and U.S. subsidiaries of foreign-based companies. We have also represented individuals and businesses seeking to invest in, or to expand operations to the United States. We can support all aspects of our clients’ international businesses including:
- Providing advice about taxation of cross border transactions
- Structuring international transactions and operations to minimize the global tax burden by taking advantage of tax treaties
- Maximizing the use of foreign tax credits
- Avoiding the effects of Subpart F income and minimizing withholding taxes
To best serve the international market, RKE is also an independent member firm of Geneva Group International (GGI), an association of independent accounting and tax consulting firms, law firms and management consulting firms that reaches across over 600 member offices and over 100 countries worldwide. As members of GGI, one of the top ten international associations, we are able to deliver the best possible advice on a global scale.
RKE’s affiliation with GGI secures us access to the resources necessary to advise and help clients plan for all aspects of doing business internationally, foreign taxation, sourcing, financing arrangements, and coordination of worldwide audits. These resources also help clients strategically plan their growth and keep worldwide tax liability at a minimum. For a complete listing of GGI’s affiliates and capabilities, please visit their website.