Professional Services

Stay true to your focus

Providing professional services adds the complexity of running a business on top of servicing your clients. Our role is to focus on your financial needs to keep your business profitable.


Our experts partner with a variety of professional service firms, including law, technology and engineering firms, and help create a vision for the future growth of your business through accounting, tax, and business consulting services.

From financial considerations to operational challenges, it can often become difficult to envision a clear path forward. Through valuable tax savings, process improvement solutions, advanced data analytics, cloud-based financial software and more, your firm can keep its focus on the needs of clients with the assurance that your finances are in good order.

R&D Tax Credit

Expert guidance to lower tax liability and increase cash flow.

Process Evaluation & Improvement

Customized solutions to help organizations realize their potential.

Strategic Data Analytics

Harnessing the power of data with customizable solutions.

Sage Intacct

Implementation and support with the leading financial management solution.

Consulting & Advisory

We work closely with clients to help them navigate the constantly changing landscape of today’s world.

Case Study

Helping a Tech Startup Clear the Way for Exciting Possibilities

phData’s leaders saw an opportunity to better meet their customers’ needs by acquiring another company. The only hitch was no one—at either company—had gone through an acquisition before.

“We knew the acquisition made sense, but we didn’t know the answers to the tax, financial, and HR questions it presented. Our expert team of advisors at Abdo guided us through these and gave us the confidence we needed to move ahead.”

—Mike Cleveland, phData COO

Abdo Insights

A behind-the-numbers view of best practices and holistic thinking.

It’s time to consider 2022 Minnesota PTE and Q1 estimated tax payments

Since the Tax Cut and Jobs Act was passed, there’s been a $10,000 limit on the deduction for state taxes paid by individuals on their federal returns. A growing number of states, including Minnesota, now offer workarounds to this personal state tax deduction limitation.

Cloud-based accounting for professional services firms: Spend less time creating financial reports and more time moving forward

Professional Services firms are facing an ever-evolving financial landscape. Weathering today’s environment while adapting a long-term strategy calls for speed and accuracy to be nimble and successful. Sage Intacct helps savvy firms evolve from being tactical to strategic by providing built-in automation and real-time, actionable insights in the key finance areas of billing, production and cash receipts.

Professional Services expertise

Guiding you to the best way forward

Our industry-specific experience delivers proactive problem-solving for any challenge.

Matt Ringwelski, CPA

Matt helps his clients incorporate best practices like cash flow management, budgeting, and tax planning into their daily operations.

Mn Tech Assn