At Vicenti, Lloyd & Stutzman LLP we strive to assist restaurateurs to attain financial success.  We are committed to the client relationship and provide the highest level of professionalism.  We make sure that you have a full understanding of the workings of your restaurants and how to protect them.

We assist in the understanding of complex government regulations as well as accounting and tax issues which are unique to restaurants. Our services include:

  • Internal controls over inventory and review of operationsFinancial statements and ratio analysis
  • Monthly recordkeeping and quarterly payroll tax preparation
  • Sales tax and tip reporting preparation and compliance
  • Income tax planning and preparation
  • Assistance with point of sale reporting and reconciliations
  • Cash flow and budget management consulting
  • Fraud prevention
  • Banking and SBA financing relationships
  • Franchisee/Franchisor relationships
  • Startup and buy/sells
  • Lease/purchase analysis
  • Business and personal income tax planning and preparation
  • IRS and other government agency representation
  • General consulting

Many restaurants must rely on external financing to manage peak demands and future growth.  We have experience coordinating with bankers and providing the level of financial statement assurance (audits, reviews or compilations) as required to meet loan covenants.

We provide valuable assistance in business and tax structuring for expansions, buy/sell agreements, mergers and acquisitions, and succession planning.