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Helping Your Manufacturing Business Succeed

Are you overwhelmed by the manufacturing industry’s complex regulations, technological changes, and customer demands?

You’re not alone.

The manufacturing industry is constantly evolving, and it can be difficult to keep up. That’s where we come in.

At MBE CPAs, we have a team of experienced accountants and tax professionals who specialize in the manufacturing industry. We can help you with everything from streamlining your accounting procedures to identifying opportunities to reduce costs and improve your bottom line.

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Helping Manufacturers Succeed in a Complex World

At MBE CPAs, we understand the unique challenges the manufacturing industry faces daily. Our team of experienced professionals specializes in providing tailored accounting and financial solutions to address the pain points commonly encountered by manufacturers. Whether you are struggling with HR issues, supply chain disruptions, inflation, stainless steel concerns, tariff issues, or wage inflation, we are here to help.

Talent Acquisition & Retention in Manufacturing

Finding and retaining skilled employees is a constant challenge in the manufacturing sector. MBE CPAs recognize the significance of a strong workforce and offer strategic solutions to overcome these hurdles. Our experts can assist you in implementing effective recruitment strategies, designing competitive compensation packages, and creating employee retention programs that foster a positive work environment.

Supply Chain Issues

The manufacturing industry relies heavily on a smooth and efficient supply chain. Unfortunately, disruptions can arise due to various factors such as shipment delays, complexities of overseas trade, technology integration, impacts on the auto industry, and the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. MBE CPAs has extensive knowledge in supply chain management and can help you optimize your operations, mitigate risks, and streamline processes to ensure the timely delivery of goods and services.

Guidance to Thrive Amid Inflation

Inflation poses significant challenges to manufacturers, affecting the cost of raw materials, energy, and labor. MBE CPAs provide expert guidance to navigate inflationary pressures by offering comprehensive financial planning, budgeting, and cost control strategies. Our proactive approach enables manufacturers to adapt to changing market conditions, manage pricing strategies, and maintain profitability.

Stainless Steel Solutions

The manufacturing industry heavily relies on stainless steel, and its availability and pricing fluctuations can impact operations. MBE CPAs is well-versed in the unique financial considerations of stainless steel procurement, inventory management, and cost analysis. Our industry-specific insights and expertise ensure you can make informed decisions to optimize your stainless steel utilization and minimize financial risks.

Comprehensive Tariff Guidance for Manufacturers

Tariffs can significantly disrupt international trade, affecting necessary operations for manufacturers. MBE CPAs stays up-to-date with the latest tariff regulations and trade policies to provide comprehensive guidance on minimizing tariff-related risks. We assist in tariff planning, compliance, and cost analysis to help you navigate complex trade environments and enhance your competitiveness in the global market.

Strategic Wage Solutions for Manufacturers

Wage inflation can strain manufacturing companies’ budgets, impacting profitability and labor costs. MBE CPAs offers strategic financial planning and analysis to help you manage wage inflation effectively. We assist in developing compensation structures, assessing labor costs, and optimizing workforce productivity to ensure sustainable growth while attracting and retaining skilled talent.

MBE CPAs can help manufacturers automate their operations to reduce labor costs.

Our Unwavering Dedication Lies in Addressing Your Top Priorities:

Maximizing Profitability

Minimizing Risk

Creating Sustainable Business Value

Preparing for Seamless Succession

Our Comprehensive Solutions to Empower Your Business

Powerful Recruitment Solutions for Manufacturing Success

Finding and retaining skilled talent is crucial for any manufacturing business. Our Human Resources partner, Workforce Solutions, can assist you in recruiting top talent by developing effective recruitment strategies, conducting candidate assessments, and offering valuable insights into industry trends and best practices.

Streamlined Sales & Use Tax Consulting

Navigating the intricacies of sales and use tax regulations can be challenging. Our experienced tax consultants can help you minimize your tax liabilities, ensure compliance with regulations, and identify potential cost-saving opportunities.

Maximize Employee Retention (ERC) Benefits with Guidance

Take advantage of the Employee Retention Credit, a valuable tax incentive designed to help businesses retain employees during challenging times. Our team can guide you through the eligibility requirements, assist with documentation, and maximize your ERC benefits.

Optimize Tax Credits: Streamlined Manufacturer Registration in Wisconsin

By registering as a manufacturer in Wisconsin, you gain access to notable advantages, such as the opportunity to benefit from the advanced manufacturing production credit. Our team of experts is here to guide you through the registration process, ensuring that you meet all requirements and helping you optimize your tax credits to achieve maximum savings. We provide comprehensive assistance in understanding the intricacies of the credit system, enabling you to make the most of this valuable opportunity.

Optimize Your Manufacturing Entity Structure for Tax Efficiency

Selecting the appropriate entity structure for your manufacturing business is vital in achieving tax efficiency and safeguarding your assets. Our team offers strategic guidance to assist you in optimizing your entity structure, considering factors such as production planning control.

Our expertise ensures you capitalize on all available tax credits and incentives, maximizing your tax benefits and effectively protecting your assets. We provide comprehensive support throughout the entity structuring process, empowering you to make informed decisions that align with your business goals and contribute to long-term success.

Energy Efficiency Solutions: Uncover Savings, Minimize Impact

We can uncover valuable insights and cost-saving opportunities within your operations by conducting in-depth manufacturing data analysis. One area that offers potential for optimization is utility usage, specifically between your manufacturing floor and office spaces. Our team of professionals specializes in conducting detailed studies to identify areas for energy efficiency improvements.

Through these studies, we can pinpoint specific actions to reduce utility expenses, promote sustainability, and minimize environmental impact. With our expertise, you can implement targeted strategies to optimize energy consumption, achieve cost savings, and contribute to a greener future.

Enhance Manufacturing Operations with Custom ERP Solutions

At MBE CPAs, we specialize in optimizing manufacturing operations with essential tools like production scheduling software, manufacturing data analysis, and predictive analytics. Our expertise helps you select and integrate suitable software solutions, streamline processes, and enhance efficiency. With a focus on production and manufacturing scheduling, we empower your business to drive success in this dynamic industry.

Strategic Consulting for Manufacturing Excellence

Our team of experienced consultants offers personalized coaching and consulting services specifically designed for your manufacturing business, encompassing operational efficiency improvements, strategic planning, and direct manufacturing cost optimization. We provide invaluable insights and guidance to assist you in reaching your business objectives.

Leverage Budgeting with Expert Overhead Cost Analysis

Efficiently managing overhead costs is crucial for effective budgeting and cost control. Our team of professionals is adept at analyzing and determining your overhead costs, leveraging advanced production scheduling software to provide accurate calculations. With this comprehensive understanding, you can make informed financial decisions and enhance profitability within your business. We are dedicated to assisting you in optimizing your cost management strategies and achieving sustainable economic success.

Driving Profitability: Cost Analysis & Profit Coaching Expertise

In the manufacturing industry, comprehending and analyzing costs is pivotal to profitability. Our services encompass conducting detailed cost analyses, identifying opportunities for cost reduction, and offering profit coaching tailored to your specific manufacturing business needs. Additionally, we recognize the importance of efficient production scheduling, which is why we also provide expertise in manufacturing scheduling software.

Integrating this software into your operations allows you to optimize production processes, streamline workflows, and enhance overall productivity. We aim to maximize your bottom line and ensure long-term success in the manufacturing sector.

Seamless 401k Audits for Manufacturing Enterprises

As a manufacturing business, ensuring compliance with 401k regulations is vital. Our skilled auditors can perform thorough 401k audits, ensuring that your retirement plans meet all regulatory requirements and provide you and your employees peace of mind.

Financial Assurance Solutions for Manufacturing: Review, Compilation, and Audit Services

Accurate financial reporting is paramount for manufacturers, given the substantial assets involved. Our team delivers comprehensive review, compilation, or audit services to ensure that your financial statements meet industry standards while being accurate and reliable. Additionally, we understand the importance of effective manufacturing inventory management systems. By integrating robust systems, we can help you maintain precise inventory records, optimize stock levels, and enhance overall operational efficiency.

With our expertise, you can confidently present your financial position, meet compliance requirements, and make informed business decisions based on reliable financial data.

Managing Product vs. Cashflow Swings

Managing cash flow effectively is crucial, especially when facing cyclical product demand fluctuations that can impact your business. Our team is here to provide expert guidance and assist you in developing tailored cash flow management strategies. By analyzing and optimizing your direct manufacturing costs alongside the ebbs and flows of your industry, we can help ensure financial stability and confidence during both high-demand and low-demand periods. With our support, you can navigate the challenges and capitalize on opportunities, maintaining a solid cash flow position throughout your business operations.

We understand the challenges that manufacturers face and we are here to help you succeed. Contact us today to learn more about our manufacturing accounting services.

Our Support Extends to a Diverse Array of Clients Spanning Numerous Industries, Including:

  • Aerospace & Defense

  • Automotive Manufacturing

  • Chemical Products

  • Consumer Products

  • Craft Brewers, Distillers, & Wineries

  • Food Processors & Distributors

  • Forest Products & Building Materials

  • Government Contractors

  • Industrials

  • Life Sciences (including Biotech, Medical Device, & Pharmaceuticals)

  • Metal Forming & Machining

  • Paper, Printing, & Publishing

  • Plastic & Rubber Products

  • Power, Energy, & Infrastructure

  • Software Companies

  • Transportation Equipment

Your Trusted Partner for Growth and Success

At MBE CPAs, we are deeply committed to bolstering the competitiveness of the manufacturing and distribution sectors, the foundation of our nation’s economy. With our expertise, industry knowledge, and proactive approach, we address the pain points specific to the manufacturing industry, delivering comprehensive support across crucial areas such as compliance, operations, execution, finance, and leadership. Our genuine dedication lies in truly comprehending your distinctive requirements, enabling us to provide guidance and unwavering assistance throughout your journey.

Contact us today to discover how we can equip you with the essential knowledge and resources needed to overcome challenges, improve operational efficiency, and achieve long-term success in today’s ever-evolving manufacturing landscape.

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Glen Erdman EA
Glen Erdman

Partner, EA

Brett Leibfried CPA
Brett Leibfried

Partner, CPA

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