Who We Are
McGuire Sponsel offers Fixed Asset Services, R&D Tax Credit Services, Global Business Services, and Credits & Incentives Services. Our firm is committed to providing high-quality service with integrity in a way that helps partner firms bring value to their clients. Our approach has allowed us to become a trusted resource to the industry across the country, with a strong track record with the IRS.
See the Difference
When McGuire Sponsel clients see our alignment with competitors, it is rare for them to find another firm with the level of respect we have for the CPA/client relationship.
With more than 1,500 clients, we leverage our expertise across industries to deliver solutions that suit the specific needs of each client, no matter the goal.
McGuire Sponsel is committed to providing first-class service with integrity in a way that helps partner firms bring value to their clients.
Words From Our Clients
“Our clients are very happy with McGuire Sponsel. They offer a great combination of attributes. They are knowledgeable, thorough, responsive, fairly priced and easy to work with. They can handle large projects and small questions. We’re a “team” both trying to service the clients.”William Richardson, Partner | Sisterson
“McGuire Sponsel has been extremely responsive to both the needs of our firm and most importantly the needs of our clients. They have not only helped us and partnered with us to deliver tremendous value to our clients but they make my job easier by allowing us to draw on the expertise of a team.”Jeff Drummonds, Managing Shareholder | LBMC PC
“McGuire Sponsel’s focus on client service is excellent and it seems obvious to me that they understand everything they are working on for us. I have confidence in what they are recommending.”Brad Hamrlik, Director of Tax | Cortland
“McGuire Sponsel is a true partner to us and we have confidence in their ability to bring value to our clients. In fact, we bring them in without hesitation whenever possible because we know they are a valued resource to our firm”Robert Berger, Partner | Anders
“I am confident in the work they do and know it’s done right. McGuire Sponsel is a top notch firm.”Terry Niegel, Partner | Kernutt Stokes
Research And Development Tax Credit Consultant
Research And Development Tax Credit Consultant
Research and development tax credit consultants assist companies in completing their R&D tax credit calculation and determine how to claim R&D tax credits. Examples of who can claim the R&D tax credit include companies in the manufacturing, software, design build, and engineering service industries. To claim the R&D tax credit, companies must pass a set of certain criteria that qualify projects and activities. R&D tax credit examples would be a software company creating, writing, and producing software solutions for either internal or external use. Our clients often ask how are R&D tax credits paid. R&D tax credits are paid on an annual basis as the credit may be claimed year to year. The R&D tax credit calculation is most of the work that a research and development tax credit consultant does. The R&D tax credit calculation not only reports a current year credit but can also look back three years to include credits that may not have been claimed in the past. As an R&D tax credit example, if a company who has never claimed the credit were looking to claim the R&D tax credit in 2022, they could be eligible to claim the R&D tax credit dating back to 2019. The R&D tax credit is available both on a federal and state level, and our research and development tax credit consultant works with an extensive variety of clients and in multiple states. A popular state credit for such is the R&D tax credit in California. The R&D Tax credit in California has seen extensive growth in numbers as more businesses are becoming aware of the benefits and how to claim R&D tax credit. In any state, it is never too early to begin planning for claiming R&D tax credit for 2022. One reason is that the U.S. R&D tax credit accounting treatment is set to potentially change due to the TCJA, but this may be reversed by Congress.
R&D Tax Credit Firms
R&D tax credit firms work as a contracted tax advisory firm for CPA companies as a liaison for their clients. A substantial amount of R&D credits are claimed as R&D tax credits for engineering firms. R&D tax firms are experienced not only with R&D tax credits for engineering firms, but also for manufacturing companies, software development companies, and design build firms as well. By working as an extension of CPA firms, R&D tax credit firms can build a network of companies that continuously work in progressing their research and development efforts. With that, R&D tax firms are experienced in a wide variety of situations and clients. R&D tax credits for engineering firms have potential to be significant as engineering firms typically involve significant amounts of research and development time. R&D consulting firms, such as McGuire Sponsel, work to provide their clients and CPA partners with excellent service as a tax advisory firm. If you or a colleague would like more information about R&D tax credits for engineering firms or within other industries, inquire about making McGuire Sponsel your R&D tax credit firm for the future.
KBKG is a popular R&D tax credit provider. Across the United States they have KBKG Chicago, KBKG Dallas, and KBKG Pasadena. The portion of their firm that works closely with the R&D tax credit is KBKG engineering. KBKG provides R&D tax credit consulting services from KBKG Dallas, KBKG Chicago, and KBKG Pasadena. KBKG reviews of their services and how they conduct work can be found on the KBKG glassdoor page. The KBKG glassdoor page also contains comments about the workplace culture, comments from former employees and a general description of KBKG. KBKG has offices in various states across the country. KBKG Pasadena is located in California. KBKG Chicago is located in Illinois. KBKG Dallas is located in Texas. There are hundreds of KBKG reviews located on the KBKG glassdoor page. KBKG offers R&D tax credit consulting mainly through KBKG engineering, a department that works closely with engineering firms. McGuire Sponsel also works closely with engineering firms similar to KBKG but also offers its services to a wide variety of other qualified companies. Similar to KBKG Chicago, KBKG Dallas, and KBKG Pasadena, McGuire Sponsel has multiple offices that allow us to serve clients across the country. By going on KBKG glassdoor, you can find KBKG reviews but also learn about KBKG and the KBKG services offered.
Engineered Tax Services
Engineered tax services is a company similar to McGuire Sponsel that provides various tax consulting practices. Engineered tax services reviews and engineered tax services complaints can be found on their respective engineered tax services linkedin, engineered tax services twitter, and engineered tax services glassdoor. Engineered tax services reviews and engineered tax services complaints are important to explore so that a company can find a provider that is right for them. Through the use of Engineered Tax services reviews and engineered tax services complaints, companies can determine whether or not Engineered tax services provides the right capabilities to maximize the benefit of tax consulting providers. Although engineered tax services may provide the same baseline services, the quality and service that is delivered through ETS tax service does not match the dedication and attention to detail that is provided by McGuire Sponsel. Engineered advisory are commonly offered from companies similar to McGuire Sponsel, but not at the same standard as McGuire Sponsel. Companies should evaluate common places for Engineered tax services reviews and engineered tax services complaints such as engineered tax services twitter, engineered tax services linkedin, and engineered tax services glassdoor to determine whether or not Engineered Tax Services is the right fit for their company’s needs. Along with the R&D tax credit, Engineered tax services cost segregation offers another tax vehicle for companies to take advantage of, similar to that of McGuire Sponsel.
Tax Credit Examples
Outside of research and development tax credits, McGuire Sponsel offers services relating to the 179d tax credit and energy tax credit. The 179d tax credit is a deduction that allows energy-efficient building improvements or new building construction to qualify for a tax deduction of $1.80 per square foot. The 179d tax credit relates to the energy tax credit regarding the improvements to energy efficient building features such as lighting, heating, cooling, ventilation, wall construction, windows, foundations among other improvements. The 45l tax credit requirements are like that of the 179d tax credit, but the 45l tax credit requirements pertain to energy efficient home tax credit. Eligible 45l tax credit examples include newly constructed or substantially renovated residential facilities since 2017 and buildings with more than 30 units. Eligible 179d tax credit examples include new builds more than 30,000 square feet, renovations to the lighting or HVAC systems, and Architects or systems engineers that design buildings for government facilities. Outside of the R&D tax credit, McGuire Sponsel provides 3 other tax services. These remaining three are Fixed Assets (179d tax credit, 45l tax credit, cost segregation), international tax (transfer pricing, international compliance, inbound investment, outbound investment, M&A transactions, and IC-DISC), and Credits and Incentives (Consulting, compliance, site selection, and economic development incentives for private equity). Research and development tax credits are just one of many services that McGuire Sponsel has to offer. The services offered range from multidisciplinary engineering to restaurants and real estate. Whether a company is looking to recoup tax dollars for their R&D efforts, new building development or improvement, international tax vehicles, or local and state credits and incentives; McGuire Sponsel has subject matter experts that are capable of meeting the tax needs and requirements for a wide variety of industries and situations.