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CITRIN COOPERMAN RESTAURANT & HOSPITALITY PRACTICE

Citrin Cooperman is among the largest, fullservice assurance, tax, and business advisory firms in the United States, having steadily built its business serving a diverse and loyal clientele since 1979. Our daily mission is to help our clients “focus

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on what counts.”


About Citrin Cooperman Citrin Cooperman is a leading audit, accounting, tax, and advisory services firm with over 1,100 partners, principals and staff, and offices conveniently located throughout the U.S. and abroad. The firm was founded in 1979 by Joel Cooperman and Niles Citrin and is currently ranked as one of the 25 largest in the United States.

We know your industry, Restaurant and hospitality owners face challenges that

Why Citrin Cooperman?

are unique to their business. Oftentimes business owners are unaware of the comprehensive operational costs and practices for maintaining a growing

Depth of experience in your industry to leverage best practices

hospitality business. Even without these challenges, competition and economic conditions are making

World-class service and communication

deriving more profits even more critical.

Direct access to technical and subject

We know how hard it is to succeed as a hospitality business owner. More importantly, we understand your industry and have worked with hundreds of successful restaurateurs and entrepreneurs on winning strategies to build their business and manage growth.

matter specialists •

An engagement team empowered to make decisions and activate resources

Collaborative approach for finding solutions to complex accounting and tax issues

Value for fees with no surprises

Engagement team continuity

You know our clients. Citrin Cooperman is proud to be home to one of the leading restaurant and hospitality practices in the country. We have helped our loyal clientele – some of the highest-rated restaurants in the world, and their

You know our clients because we work with  businesses in your neighborhood, as well as  the ones that are known the world over.

celebrity chefs – raise their financial efficiencies, reduce costs, and realize greater profitability. We provide a full range of attest, tax and specialty tax, business advisory, economic advisory, and transaction support services to privately-owned restaurant groups, world-wide hospitality management groups, and local family-owned restaurants. We also serve sports clubs, night clubs, resorts, caterers, and specialty entertainment facilities.

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Our Tax Services Citrin Cooperman’s tax practice draws on the skill and experience of our professionals to achieve maximum tax savings for our hospitality clients, through creative and value-added services. Technical expertise and industry experience coupled with excellent relationships with regulators and state tax administrators are key to the services we provide.

When you focus  on what counts,  business thrives. ‐ Joel Cooperman, CEO

• Commercial Tax Services Federal Tax Policy IRS Representation & Tax Controversy Mergers and Acquisition Tax

Audit Accounting Approach

Tax Planning and Structuring Tax Accounting and Provisions

At Citrin Cooperman, we do not view audits as

Tax Compliance

a commodity or compliance exercise. We fully

Tax Research and Planning

tailor our audit process to each client and bring

• State and Local Tax (SALT) • Trust and Estate Services • Audit and Attest Agreed-Upon Procedures Employee Benefit Plan Audits Financial Statement Audits

in firm specialists, which can often result in efficiencies and process-improvement opportunities for your business. The audit and accounting industry is changing rapidly, driven by new innovations. Our firm is continuing to make significant investments in

Public Company Audit Services

our audit practice to address these innovations

Reviews and Compilations

to drive audit quality, reduce the cost of delivery and enhance value-add to clients.

• Accounting Advisory Services Business Combinations Going Public Readiness Lease Accounting Revenue Recognition

• Business Consulting Business Management Office of the CFO Outsourced Solutions Strategy and Business Transformation

• Transaction Specialty Services • Technology and Risk Advisory Consulting (TRAC) and Cybersecurity CITRINCOOPERMAN.COM


HOW WE DIFFER Speed and agility to make decisions and  resolve issues We are empowered to make decisions across offices,  rather than moving issues up through a complex chain  of command.  BENEFIT: answers, faster, so our clients can stay focused  on running their business.

We’re smart enough to know that we don’t  know it all Even our most pedigreed partners are friendly, curious,  engaged professionals who leave their egos at the door.   BENEFIT: work with a team that is energized by listening  to our clients, learning from them, and enjoying their  company.

We can help. STACY GILBERT, CPA Partner and Practice Co-leader,

Restaurant & Hospitality Practice 973.218.0500 sgilbert@citrincooperman.com

Practical, scalable, actionable advice We know that the biggest ideas are not always the best  ideas. We focus solely on what needs to be done—and  do it in practical ways that are relevant to our clients.  BENEFIT: clarity to each service engagement, less  disruption, and increased speed for a successful project  completion.

ROY TUMPOWSKY, CPA Partner and Practice Co-leader,

Restaurant & Hospitality Practice 212.697.1000 rtumpowsky@citrincooperman.com

A one‐stop shop offering integrated solutions We provide a wide array of permissible services that are  often complementary and typically provide clients with  more thorough, cost‐effective solutions.  BENEFIT: save time & money, and be efficient.

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