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Jul 22, 2015, 13:03 ET

Tax Extenders Clear the Senate Finance Committee with Expansions for the R&D Tax Credit and Section 179D

 On Tuesday, July 21, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee cleared tax extenders legislation that, if passed by Congress, would extend and expand...

Jul 15, 2015, 09:39 ET

alliantgroup Strategic Advisory Board Member Jackie Buck Receives CFMA's 2015 Award for Excellence in Leadership

alliantgroup congratulates Strategic Advisory Board Member Jackie Buck, the recipient of the 2015 Danny B. Parrish Award for Excellence in...

Jul 06, 2015, 09:29 ET

alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Senator Charles Grassley and over 100 CEOs, Executives, Policy Experts, and Accounting and Finance Partners at Latest Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit

From June 29th-30th, U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) and over 100 professionals representing CPAs and businesses from across the nation...

Jun 04, 2015, 09:06 ET

alliantgroup Creates State of the Art Software to Capture Tax Deductions for Energy Efficient Building Design

In its ongoing quest to provide best-in-class services to its clients, alliantgroup is proud to announce the release of its new proprietary...

May 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

alliantNational Opens in Washington D.C.

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the  launch of alliantNational in Washington D.C. The formation of alliantNational represents a bold...

Mar 04, 2015, 11:23 ET

alliantgroup's Steven Miller and Dean Zerbe Participate in ABA Captive Insurance Roundtable

On Monday, March 2, former IRS Acting Commissioner and alliantgroup National Director of Tax, Steven Miller, and former Senior Counsel to the U.S....

Feb 18, 2015, 11:25 ET

Former IRS Senior Advisor to the Deputy Commissioner Catherine Barre Joins alliantgroup's Strategic Advisory Board

alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Catherine Barre, former Senior Advisor to the IRS Deputy Commissioner, to the firm's Strategic...

Feb 04, 2015, 13:20 ET

Jackie Buck Joins alliantgroup's Strategic Advisory Board

alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Jackie Buck, Vice President of Finance and Administration at Harper Construction, to the firm's...

Feb 02, 2015, 11:14 ET
Eric Forst, alliantgroup, Director of Education & Awareness

Technology Executive Eric Forst Joins alliantgroup as Director of Education & Awareness

alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Eric Forst, a former executive for several technology based startups, as the firm's new Director...

Jan 26, 2015, 12:34 ET

New Research Credit Regulations Bring Clarity and Broader Application for Software

 In what is being hailed as a major win for the software industry, on January 16, the U.S. Department of Treasury issued new regulations...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:56 ET

ACEC Illinois Announces Partnership With alliantgroup

 The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Illinois is proud to welcome alliantgroup, a leading tax consultant and the nation's...

Dec 08, 2014, 10:29 ET

Former NFIB Legislative Affairs Manager Ashley Fingarson Joins alliantgroup's Washington Office

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Ashley Fingarson, former Manager of Legislative Affairs at the National Federation of...

Dec 01, 2014, 12:38 ET

alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Senator John Cornyn and more than 75 CPAs and Business Owners at Latest Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit

From October 27th-28th, Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and more than 75 professionals representing CPAs and businesses from across the nation gathered...

Oct 21, 2014, 15:35 ET

Big Win for the R&D Tax Credit

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:00 – 1:00 PM CDT In a decision that is being hailed as a major win for both small businesses and the...

Oct 13, 2014, 12:05 ET

Suder v. IRS: Big Tax Court Win for Small Businesses and R&D Tax Credit

In a decision that is being regarded as a major win for U.S. business owners, in the case of Suder v. IRS, the U.S. Tax Court has reaffirmed recent...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:11 ET

John Corcoran Joins alliantgroup's Strategic Advisory Board

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of John Corcoran, Executive Director for the Construction Industry CPAs/Consultants Association...

Jul 24, 2014, 17:23 ET

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Announces Official Partnership with alliantgroup

 The American Institute of Architects (AIA) today named alliantgroup as AIA's Exclusive Partner for Section 179D (the Energy Efficient...

Jan 09, 2014, 16:39 ET

Former IRS Acting Commissioner Steven Miller Joins alliantgroup

alliantgroup is proud to announce the appointment of former IRS Acting Commissioner, Steven T. Miller, as the firm's National Director of Tax. In a...

Jan 07, 2014, 09:49 ET

Former IRS Executive Kathy Petronchak Joins alliantgroup's Tax Controversy Practice

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the appointment of Kathy Petronchak, former IRS Commissioner of Small Business/Self- Employed Division...

Oct 30, 2013, 15:22 ET

Former CCH Senior Executive Jim Mirabile Joins alliantgroup

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the appointment of former CCH Senior Executive, Jim Mirabile, to the role of National Director. Mirabile...