Business and professional services

Experienced professionals focused on the unique challenges you face

Changing economies, new accounting policies and evolving tax regulations mean that business and professional services (BPS) firms face an ever-changing business landscape. With more than 80 years of industry expertise, RSM has helped thousands of BPS firms to achieve their business objectives. Our clients include firms in a variety of service industries, including law, engineering, consulting and advertising, to name just a few.

From partnership taxation and transaction support to capital management and forensic accounting, we provide assurance, tax and consulting solutions that address your unique challenges. Experienced in serving clients with a local, national or international presence, and a number of diverse organizational structures, our professionals can help develop meaningful solutions for your business.

Recent Insights


Business and professional services providers: State tax insights

What state and local tax considerations can greatly affect business and professional services providers? Learn more.

  • Tom Blaze, Matt Wloczkowski
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  • August 30, 2018
5 considerations for business and professional services post-Wayfair


5 considerations for business and professional services post-Wayfair

Business and professional services providers should consider whether sales tax collection is necessary in the wake of the Wayfair decision.

  • Tom Blaze, Mo Bell-Jacobs, James Barash
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  • August 23, 2018
Q2 2018 Business Products and Services Industry Spotlight


Q2 2018 Business Products and Services Industry Spotlight

Slowing M&A activity may be due to hesitation around new trade policies and how they may influence strategic directions of organizations.

  • August 15, 2018


Webcast recap: Business and professional services revenue recognition

Business and professional services organizations: Get key takeaways on revenue recognition changes from our recent webcast.

  • Chris Murphy, Jodi Brown
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  • July 16, 2018


Ready for changes to revenue recognition?

Business and professional services: Prepare for the new revenue recognition guidance. Understand certain accounting considerations.

  • Chris Murphy, Michael Gerlach
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  • July 12, 2018


Business valuation post-Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Learn the valuation impacts resulting from the TCJA and its effect on business owners and investors assessment of ownership interests.

  • Lindsay Hill, Jay Reardon, Arlene Towarnicke
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  • June 29, 2018

How can we help you?

To discuss how our team can help your business, contact us by phone 800.274.3978 or


Dan Whelan
National Practice Leader

Upcoming events


Revenue recognition webcast

Join RSM as we share insights on how the new revenue recognition standard (ASC 606) affects the business and professional services industry.

  • Chris Murphy
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  • May 22, 2018