Specialization

While our services aren't limited to these specialties, Robinson Grimes has unique capabilities, expertise and experience in a number of areas.

 

Manufacturing and Distribution

Today’s manufacturers and distributors face increasing foreign competition, more demanding government regulations, and rising costs of labor and we are here to assist management in reaching their goals and help their businesses to thrive. We provide high-level expertise on a variety of audit, accounting, taxation and business consulting services for manufacturing and distribution companies of all sizes. Robinson, Grimes & Company, P.C. has been an advisor to manufacturers and distributors for more than 80 years and continue to serve as a valuable resource of accounting expertise, including:

  • Annual or interim audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Agreed-upon procedures
  • Business tax preparation and compliance services
  • Tax planning and consulting
  • State, local and property tax issues
  • State tax credits
  • Business advisory and evaluation services
  • Inventory capitalization rules
  • Succession and ownership transition planning
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Evaluation of internal control design and implementation
  • IT design and implementation consulting

Our team of manufacturing and distribution consulting, tax, and auditing professionals works to:

  • Create continuity for our clients by maintaining consistent staff involvement
  • Build relationships with lenders, attorneys, private equity firms, investors, and other professionals to facilitate coordination of information
  • Create efficiencies while maintaining quality by sharing experience, knowledge and research

 

Construction

The construction industry endures cyclical business ups and downs, and we are here to provide a variety of audit, compliance, special purpose reporting, and consulting services for construction companies of all sizes. Robinson, Grimes & Company, P.C. has been a valuable resource for the local construction industry for more than 80 years. We serve as a valuable resource of construction accounting expertise, including:

  • Annual or interim audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Agreed-upon procedures
  • Compliance audits
  • Licensing board reporting and prequalification
  • Construction tax planning and consulting
  • State, local and property tax issues
  • State tax credits
  • Bonding and surety consultation
  • Succession and ownership transition planning
  • HUD audits and reporting
    • Contractor audits
    • Mortgagor audits
    • REAC reporting
  • Evaluation of internal control design and implementation
  • IT design and construction software implementation consulting

Our team of construction consulting, tax, and auditing professionals works to:

  • Create continuity for our clients by maintaining consistent staff involvement
  • Build relationships with lenders, attorneys, insurance and bonding agents, investors, and other professionals to facilitate coordination of information
  • Create efficiencies while maintaining quality by sharing experience, knowledge and research

  

Government

Governmental organizations face ever increasing challenges in meeting growing demands for quality services with an ever-changing economy and ongoing public scrutiny. Robinson, Grimes & Company, P.C. has been a resource for governmental entities for more than 80 years. We have an experienced governmental team which provides a variety of audit, compliance, special purpose reporting, and consulting services for governmental entities of all sizes, including:

  • Cities
  • Counties
  • Boards of Education and School districts
  • Water and Sewer Authorities
  • Industrial and Development Authorities
  • Component Units and Departments

In addition, we serve as a valuable resource of governmental accounting expertise, including:

  • Annual Financial audits
  • Compliance audits including Federal Single Audits
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) reporting
  • Bond issuance services including comfort letters, consent letters and other agreed-upon procedures
  • SPLOST audit services
  • Agreed-upon procedures
  • Other special attestation services
  • Evaluation of internal control design and implementation

  

Not-For-Profit Organizations

The success of a not-for-profit entity is determined by the success of its charitable mission.  Because of the unique characteristics of the NPO and the nature of its stakeholders, it is subject to tax compliance and complex reporting and disclosure requirements that differ from for-profit businesses.  Robinson Grimes has been a advisor for NPOs for more than 80 years, including:

Tax:

  • IRS Form 990 preparation and filing
  • Public support compliance testing

Audit:

  • Audits of 501(c)(3) and other NPO entities
  • Evaluation of internal control design and implementation
  • Creative financial presentations focusing on operational effectiveness

 

Our team of NPO professionals works to:

  • Create continuity for our clients by maintaining consistent staff involvement
  • Build relationships with board members, bankers, and other professionals to facilitate coordination of information
  • Create efficiencies while maintaining quality by sharing experience, knowledge and research

 

Real Estate

No two real estate transactions are the same.  The consulting, tax planning and preparation, and attestation needs of real estate entities are varied and complex.  Robinson Grimes has been a resource for real estate owners and investors for more than 80 years.  Our experience spans all types of entities and specialties, including: 

  • Commercial/Retail development, construction and management
  • Single-family residential development and construction
  • Multi-family residential development, construction and management
  • HUD cost segregation, compliance, and audits

 

Our team of real estate consulting, tax, and auditing professionals works to: 

  • Create continuity for our clients by maintaining consistent staff involvement
  • Build relationships with lenders, attorneys, investors, and other professionals to facilitate coordination of information
  • Create efficiencies while maintaining quality by sharing experience, knowledge and research

 

Employee Benefit Plans

Reporting and disclosure requirements for employee benefit plans (EBP) continue to change as the Department of Labor (DOL) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) emphasize transparency concerning benefits for plan participants and their beneficiaries.  Robinson Grimes has been a resource for Plan Sponsors for more than 40 years, including:

 

  • IRS Form 5500 preparation and filing
  • Audits of 401k, 403b, profit sharing, health & welfare plans
  • Simple and SEP plan tax advice and compliance assistance
  • Evaluation of internal control design and implementation
  • Plan compliance issues and corrections
  • Representations during DOL audits

 

Our team of EBP professionals works to: 

  • Create continuity for our clients by maintaining consistent staff involvement
  • Build relationships with trustees, custodians, and administrators to facilitate coordination of information
  • Create efficiencies while maintaining quality by sharing experience, knowledge and research