Services For Professional Service Firms

As a certified public accounting and consulting firm, Kernutt Stokes understands the professional services industry from both a service and business operations perspective. Service businesses face a unique blend of challenges, including developing methods for key employee retention and identifying fair methods for compensation. Recognizing these challenges, we help professional service businesses plan for long-term growth and profitability, while maximizing benefits to owners and employees.

Our professional services clients range in size from single practitioners to multi-office regional operations. They include architects and engineers, insurance agents, attorneys, financial advisors, real estate professionals and others in service professions. Kernutt Stokes will help you manage your business operations cost-effectively, so you can focus on providing the highest quality services to your clients.

In addition to traditional accounting, auditing and tax services, our professional services industry specialists provide:

  • Strategic planning
  • Profitability analysis
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Operations review
  • Cash flow management
  • Incentive-based compensation structuring
  • Key performance indicator (KPI) development
  • Pension and profit sharing guidance
  • Technology consulting and support
  • Bank financing assistance
  • Internal control evaluations
  • Forensic/fraud services
  • Business valuation
  • Merger and acquisition facilitation
  • Business succession planning