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Nov 21, 2016, 09:00 ET alliantgroup's Leaders Present Tax Policy to California Executives at Post-Election Event for the Ben Franklin Forum

On November 11, California business owners, CPAs and financial advisors gathered for an exclusive Post-Election Economic, Legislative & Policy...


Nov 16, 2016, 12:40 ET alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Congressman Patrick McHenry and over 100 CEOs, Executives, Policy Experts, and Accounting and Finance Partners at Post-Election Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit

From November 9-10, U.S. Congressman Patrick McHenry and over 100 professionals, including current and former heads of state, executive officers,...


Jul 05, 2016, 10:34 ET alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Senator Christopher Coons and over 100 CEOs, Executives, Policy Experts, and Accounting and Finance Partners at Latest Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit

From June 16th-17th, U.S. Senator Christopher Coons (D-DE) and over 100 professionals, including current and former heads of state, executive...


May 24, 2016, 16:11 ET alliantgroup and SIIA Co-Host Software and Technology CEO Roundtable

On May 18th, over 40 software and technology CEOs and executives gathered in Houston to participate in an exclusive, invite-only roundtable...


May 10, 2016, 13:36 ET Former U.S. Congressman Rick Lazio Appointed alliantgroup Senior Director

alliantgroup is proud to announce that former U.S. Congressman Rick Lazio has been appointed as a Senior Director for the firm. A former four-term...


Mar 08, 2016, 10:03 ET PATH Act Expands the R&D Tax Credit for U.S. Manufacturers

alliantgroup's Michael Siegel to host an online event about how U.S. manufacturers are taking advantage of new provisions in the Protecting...


Feb 11, 2016, 14:43 ET PATH Act Extends Section 179D Deduction for Energy-Efficient Commercial Buildings

Near the end of last year, Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act, a broader,...


Dec 18, 2015, 21:21 ET President Signs Tax Extenders Bill, Makes R&D Tax Credit Permanent

On December 18, President Obama signed into law tax extenders legislation that will extend over 50 expired provisions of the tax code, including...


Dec 17, 2015, 09:38 ET Congress Reaches Deal on Tax Extenders, Makes R&D Tax Credit Permanent

Yesterday, Congress reached a deal on tax extenders legislation that will extend over 50 expired provisions of the tax code and will expand and...


Nov 30, 2015, 10:57 ET alliantgroup Welcomes Ron Schultz to alliantNational Office

 alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of former IRS official Ron Schultz to the firm's alliantNational office in Washington D.C. A...


Nov 12, 2015, 17:52 ET alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Congressman and New House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady at Latest Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit

 From November 9th-10th, U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and over 100 professionals, including current and former heads of state, executive...


Oct 12, 2015, 13:48 ET alliantgroup Takes #19 Spot on Houston Business Journal's Best Places to Work List

 alliantgroup was recently named the 19th best place to work among large Houston area businesses by Houston Business Journal, making it the...


Aug 31, 2015, 14:56 ET alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Senator David Vitter at Headquarters in Houston

 On August 20, alliantgroup hosted U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-LA) in a meeting on tax policy issues and their impact on Louisiana at the...


Aug 31, 2015, 13:36 ET alliantgroup Welcomes Three Former IRS Leaders as Advisors to the alliantNational Office

alliantgroup is proud to announce the additions of former IRS leaders Howard Lewis, Dorothy Taylor and Ron Cerruti as advisors to the firm's...


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 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...