Services for Business to Consumer (B2C) Retail Companies

Schneider Downs can provide many services to your business to consumer (B2C) company, incuding but not limited to:

  • Audit and Assurance Services
    • Financial statement audits, reviews, compilations and other attest services
    • Common Area Maintenance (CAM) Audits
    • Store profitability analyses
    • Freight surcharge and pricing analysis
    • Commission plans
    • Profitability studies
    • Budgeting
    • Benchmarking
    • Consumer behavior analysis surveys
  • Tax Services
    • Tax compliance and planning, particularly for franchisors and franchisees
    • State and local nexus issues, for organizations with multiple locations
    • Cost segregation studies
    • Sales and use tax reviews and refunds
    • Federal and state audit defense
  • Business Advisory Services
    • Due diligence assistance
    • Cash flow modeling
    • Incentive programs
    • Assisting stores with tracking and reporting key financial information to management
    • Business valuations
    • Staffing solutions (permanent and temporary)
  • Technology Advisory Services
    • Inventory systems controls
    • Software recommendations
  • Schneider Downs Corporate Finance, LP
    • Business analysis
    • Procuring financing
    • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Schneider Downs Wealth Management Advisors
    • General business consulting and best practices, including family business and succession issues

case studies

Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big problem:
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big thinking:
Recover and secure the system – fast – save $1 million in ransom.
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big problem:
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big thinking:
Comprehensive planning for a 15% tax reduction.

our thoughts on

Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 Hazard Pay Grant Program
Fraud in the Retail Industry Due to COVID-19
The Unexpected Inconvenience of Food Delivery Services
Retail BY Michael Maloney
Top 10 Revenue Recognition Considerations for Retailers

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Map of Pittsburgh Office

One PPG Place, Suite 1700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
p:412.261.3644     f:412.261.4876

Map of Columbus Office

65 East State Street, Suite 2000
Columbus, OH 43215
p:614.621.4060     f:614.621.4062

Map of Washington Office
Washington, D.C.

1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102