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Innovative Solutions
Based on Qualitative Processes

Trusting someone outside your company with your finances is a big deal. You and your employees worked hard to make a profit and want to keep as much of it as possible come tax time. Throw in the complexities of manufacturing processes and terminology, and it is even more important to be thoughtful when selecting a CPA to handle your finances. 

The right CPA should have the skills and qualifications to help your manufacturing company be more competitive, grow faster, and become more profitable. From a thorough understanding of supply chain management and inventory control to keeping up with the latest regulatory requirements and technological breakthroughs, our dedicated team takes the time to understand your manufacturing business and knows how to help it thrive. Our commitment to client satisfaction is unwavering. We take the time to understand your manufacturing business's unique goals, challenges, and industry-specific regulations, allowing us to provide personalized solutions that align with your vision. Our proactive approach means that we stay ahead of industry trends and changes, keeping you informed and helping you adapt your financial strategies accordingly.


With over 66 years of leadership, experience, and expertise, our talented team of CPAs and advisors fully understand the nuances of the manufacturing industry and provide resources beyond the traditional audit, accounting, and tax services to manufacturing businesses, with revenues ranging from $20 million to $100 million. We have local, regional, state, and national clients within the industry.


Our ultimate goal is to be more than just your accountant. We want to be your valued partner. When it comes to your accounting needs, a one-size-fits-all approach does not cut it. Our team can identify opportunities for increased efficiency, spot potential savings, and find more ways to secure valuable R&D tax credits. By partnering with Berman Hopkins, you can focus on doing what you do best, and we will focus on what we do best.

Client Experience Guarantee


We perform a variety of services for the manufacturing industry and entities across the country. Every engagement is unique. Therefore, we will work with your team to complete the projects and compliance measures you need. 

  • Assistance with Obtaining Financing 

  • Assurance Services

    • Audit

    • Review

    • Compilation

  • Business Advisory

  • Consulting Services

    • Accounting Guidance Implementation​

    • Internal Control Process Improvement & Review

  • Cost Accounting 

  • Cost Segregation Studies 

  • Employee Benefit Audits & 401(k) Audits 

  • Financial Projections & Cash Improvement Plans

  • Financing/Restructuring Strategies & Assistance

  • Fractional CFO Services

  • IC DISC 

  • Industry Benchmarking 

  • Inventory Systems & Control/Management Information

  • Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Mergers & Acquisition Sales Service

  • Multi-state Tax Issues 

  • R&D Tax Credit

  • Retirement Plan Consulting 

  • Sales Tax Exemptions on Equipment & Electricity

  • Structural Positioning

    • Entity Selection

    • Multi-Entity Planning 

    • Corporate Structuring & Restructuring 

  • Succession Planning

  • Tax Services

    • Company Taxation

    • Estate & Trust Planning

    • Federal & State Tax Compliance 

    • Federal & State Tax Projections

    • Federal & State Tax Credit Planning 

    • Individual Taxation

    • International, State, & Local Tax Structuring/Planning

    • Inventory Method of Accounting Analysis & Planning

    • Sales Tax & Property Tax Compliance/Planning

    • Strategic Planning & Profitability Enhancement

  • Transaction Consulting & Services

When We Say Experts,
We Mean Experts

We have a dedicated team of professionals that has the in-depth experience, knowledge, and skill

to bring new ideas and solutions to help you find long-term success. 

Below is a list of accredited affiliations and associations

our audit team work with on a regular basis.

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Steve Rivera, CPA

Audit Partner

Steve Rivera

Katie Bender, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Katie Bender
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Shane Holley


“Not only did they deliver on time, but they also provided regular updates throughout the engagement, keeping our company informed every step of the way. This elevated level of transparency and direct communication has made our partnership seamless and stress-free.”

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