Trust Smith & Smith & Ruiz CPAs to understand the needs of this ever changing industry. We’ve successfully guided our clients in manufacturing and distribution technological investments, labor shifts, regulatory audits and globalization over many years. We will help you prepare for what’s next in the store for you.

The American economy was founded on closely held manufacturers and distributors. The professionals at Smith & Smith & Ruiz CPAs understand this and will help you develop long-term strategies for boosting efficiencies, reducing costs, improving performance and enhancing profit margins. We ensure that you’re set up to utilize benefits of tax incentives, and prepared for merger, acquisition and expansion opportunities that will come alone the way.

We are committed to help you prosper, grow and bring the broad-based support to meet your goals.

Services for Manufacturing and Distribution include:

Tax Planning and Compliance

Expatriate Tax Planning

State and Local

State Tax Analysis and Resolution


Federal and State Tax Credits


Succession Planning

Audit and Advisory

Audits, Reviews and Compilations of Financial Statements

Royalty Audit Verification

Employee Benefit Plan Audits

Financial Forecasts and Projections

Budgeting and Cash Flow Forecasting

Outsourced Accounting


General Ledger Faciliation

Accounting System Sourcing and Set-up

Account Payable/Receivable and Bill Pay

Payroll Preparation and Tax Reporting

Financial Statement Analysis and Preparation

Sales and Use Tax-Related Consulting

Revenue Management

Accounting Management and Financial Analysis

Disbursement Management

CFO Services

Cloud Accounting

We also offer advisory services, including:

Agreed Upon Procedures

Bank Financing Assistance


Fraud and Forensic Accounting

Business Litigation Support

Mergers and Acquisition

Research & Experimentation (R&E) Tax Credits

Production and Inventory Control Management

Business Continuity Planning

Operational and Financial Controls Analysis and Assessment

Business Continuation, Succession Planning and Exit Strategies

Cost Segregation Studies

Like-Kind Exchanges