Some “luxury vehicle” depreciation caps for cars and trucks first placed in service in 2018 are likely to drop. The projection is based on consumer price data released by the Bureau of Lab...
A taxpayer had unreported business income from online sales of coins. Nevertheless, the Tax Court allowed the Cohan rule to estimate the taxpayer’s cost of goods sold (COGS) and deductible posta...
A new law allows family farms to sell off part of their farmland to fund their Chapter 12 bankruptcy reorganization without having to treat the resulting capital gain as a priority claim of the IRS. P...
A $1 million penalty for failing to disclose a foreign financial account has been upheld by a federal appeals court. The Ninth Circuit rejected the taxpayer’s argument that the penalty was uncon...
Despite a “lock-box” arrangement, a business owner was liable for unpaid employment taxes. A federal appeals court found that the individual had sufficient control over the business and al...
A taxpayer’s property was not entitled to the Michigan disabled veterans exemption for property tax purposes because the taxpayer was not the owner of the property. The disabled veterans exempti...
"The Entrepreneur's CPA"
Ron Schlaupitz founded Schlaupitz & Madhavan, P.C. in 2003 to bring the combined services of local public accounting, higher level business planning and financial advisory services to owners of privately held businesses, boards of non-profit organizations, and individuals who need a higher level of assistance to manage their business and financial interests.
We work with privately held businesses and non-profit organizations from start-up and early growth through mature phases including succession planning. We also provide assistance to financially distressed businesses. Our traditional services include independent audit, review and compilation reports, strategic business planning, tax preparation and planning, and accounting support services including payroll. We offer valuable analyses, counsel and other services in order to:
• Clarify business and personal goals
• Prepare business plans, financial models, and tax strategies that address those goals
• Install appropriate accounting methods and sharp financial management practices
• Evaluate business results, identify opportunities and solve problems
• Fulfill interim management needs of CEO, CFO or Controller
Schlaupitz & Madhavan brings to your business a complementary team of specialists in accounting and tax along with highly educated professionals with extensive experience in industry. Our team has the technical experience you need and the practical real work experience to help you achieve your goals! Our area of expertise includes:
- Real Estate
- Medical Practices & Practitioners
- Legal Practices
- Service Industries
- Estates and Trusts
- Nonprofit Organizations
We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of your success. We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients.
We have conveniently located offices in Troy, MI and Ann Arbor, MI to serve your needs.