Manufacturing & Wholesale Distribution

Louis Plung & Company provides audit, tax, consulting, valuation services, and other attestation services to the manufacturing and wholesale distribution industries, local to Pittsburgh and across the United States.  We focus on complete strategies, for our clients, while considering the effects that industry trends, government regulations and tax guidelines have on our clients’ operations.  When it comes to manufacturing and wholesale distribution, maximizing your net income while minimizing your tax liability are key components to the Company’s success.

The manufacturing and wholesale distribution industries are constantly changing, and owners are frequently looking at ways to improve their business model.   Analyzing inventory and overhead costs and streamlining business operations are examples of vital aspects of this industry where our team of professionals can offer expertise and insights. Louis Plung &Company professionals have decades of industry experience within manufacturing and wholesale distribution.  We provide a comprehensive service model for tax planning and preparation, audit and risk assurance, and complex transactional work tailored to your precise needs. Additionally, the impact of doing business in multiple states and around the world requires a foundational understanding and strategic application of complicated international and multi-state tax issues.

As a company our goal is, and always will be, to provide the highest quality service and continue to build strong, ongoing client relationships. Below is a list of some of the many services we can offer to meet the demands of manufacturing and wholesale distribution clients:
  • Financial reporting (audit, reviews, compilations, and agreed upon procedures)
  • Internal control evaluation
  • Inventory valuation techniques and methods
  • Inventory costing and analysis
  • Overhead analysis and rate application
  • Wholesale and distribution accounting services
  • Employee benefit plan audits
  • Strategic tax planning
  • Tax compliance
  • Property tax issues and 263A inventory calculations
  • IRS representation
  • Mergers and acquisitions consulting
  • Succession and estate planning
  • Evaluation & utilization of available tax credits

 

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Elissa Stremlau, CPA
Elissa Stremlau, CPA
Senior Manager
Lindsay Andrews, CPA
Lindsay Andrews, CPA
Partner
Richard Fischer, CPA, CGMA
Richard Fischer, CPA, CGMA
Partner
Dennis Loughran, CPA, MST
Dennis Loughran, CPA, MST
Partner
Catherine Marchelletta, CPA, MST
Catherine Marchelletta, CPA, MST
Partner
Louis Plung, CPA
Louis Plung, CPA
Managing Partner
Joseph Zovko, CPA
Joseph Zovko, CPA
Partner
Kevin Wilkes, J.D.
Kevin Wilkes, J.D.
Associate Principal
Cynthia Arcuri, CPA
Cynthia Arcuri, CPA
Firm Administrator
Lora Bahrey-Ament, CPA
Lora Bahrey-Ament, CPA
Manager
Brandon Bupp, CPA
Brandon Bupp, CPA
Manager
Hui "Connie" Wan, CPA
Hui "Connie" Wan, CPA
Manager
Richard Gross, CPA
Richard Gross, CPA
Partner Emeritus
Marc Levine, CPA, J.D.
Marc Levine, CPA, J.D.
Director
Earl Kaiserman, CPA
Earl Kaiserman, CPA
Partner Emeritus

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Our industry specialists are equipped with the breadth and depth of knowledge to assist your business needs. We look forward to your questions and comments.
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