Helping local leaders serve their communities
For nearly 50 years, we’ve gone beyond what a typical auditor provides, helping local governments operate more efficiently.
As the leading governmental auditing firm in Minnesota, we provide accounting, financial management, and auditing services to over 400 governmental entities.
Our government advisors act as a trusted source of guidance, working with local governments to clarify vision, set strategic goals, and deliver solutions for improving the future. With our help, you’ll have the confidence to navigate ever-changing accounting standards, long-term financial planning, operational efficiencies, and other organizational challenges unique to government entities.
Guiding a Minnesota City Through the Pitfalls of Growth
Carver city leaders realized a more robust financial planning exercise was needed. They needed more than a spreadsheet—they needed to understand the city’s financials, as well as tax impacts to new rates and fees that came with growth and evolving expectations.
“Thanks to Abdo’s forward-thinking guidance and solutions, we feel prepared for the impending challenges of growth.”
—Brent Mareck, Carver City Manager
A behind-the-numbers view of best practices and holistic thinking.
On January 6, 2022, the US Treasury released the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds Final Rule. The Final Rule is effective April 1, 2022, and provides much-anticipated clarification. The Interim Final Rule is still effective through March 31, 2022, but the Final Rule can be implemented prior to its effective date.
Although the R&D credit is for any U.S.-based business that develops, designs, or improves products, processes, formulas, or software—something food, beverage, and agriculture businesses do each day—many have yet to apply for it. Most business owners assume it is only for research labs or large corporations. But this is far from the truth.