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


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
Q1 2018 Business Products and Services Industry Spotlight


Q1 2018 Business Products and Services Industry Spotlight

Due to the disconnect between buyer and seller expectations, the market has recently experienced more broken deals than in prior quarters.

  • May 17, 2018
3 buying preferences that are transforming B2B


3 buying preferences that are transforming B2B

From buyer journeys to decision-makers and multichannel engagement, learn the importance of addressing these B2B buying pattern needs.


Meals and entertainment expenses after tax reform

Companies should review the tax treatment of their M&E expenses to comply with the changes of expenses to 0%, 50% and 100% deductible.

  • Chris Eckert, Tom Windram
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  • April 12, 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.

  • May 22, 2018