Architecture / Engineering

The needs of today’s architectural and engineering (A/E) firms go well beyond traditional tax and accounting services. They require a partner who’s on top of industry changes, delivers innovative tax and business strategies and brings customized solutions aimed at making the firm more profitable, efficient and compliant.

At Dannible & McKee, we have a rich tradition of working with professional A/E, planning and environmental consulting firms across the country. We’ve helped firms with various accounting, tax and business consulting services, such as overhead rate audits, financial statements, billing rates and more. We bring in-depth knowledge and experience about how architectural and engineering firms work and the industry challenges that they face.

Our strength is in the unique management-based approach we apply to the audit, review or compilation of financial statements. Our experts go beyond reporting and bring meaning to the results by delivering comprehensive analysis of your financial statements and key financial ratios. As your trusted, strategic advisor, we work closely with you to develop strategies to improve control costs, increase profitability, manage cash flow and monitor overall performance.

Our affiliations and credentials speak to our depth of knowledge in the industry. We are proud to have professionals with numerous certifications, such as Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), Certified Valuation Analysts (CVA), Certified Design Accountants (CDA) and the Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF). We are also members of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).

The customized services that our A/E Group provides includes:

  • Business and Individual Tax
  • Research & Development Credit Advisory
  • Bookkeeping
  • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Audits
  • Succession Planning
  • Business Valuations
  • Merger & Acquisitions
  • Employee Benefit and Compensation Plans
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Internal Control Reviews
  • Cash Flow Analysis


National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA)
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)
The American Institute of Architects (AIA)