Assurance Services Group Overview
RubinBrown’s unwavering commitment to superior service, along with our pursuit to build and protect value for our clients, has differentiated our firm for nearly 60 years.
RubinBrown utilizes a unique, value-added approach to our audit services. The ViewPoints report focuses on understanding all aspects of your organization and enables us to evaluate the overall effectiveness of your organization.
ViewPoints also provides a summary of your strengths and opportunities for improvement, as well as analyses to provide financial knowledge to assist you in managing your business.
Overall, RubinBrown strives to become your business consultants with whom you can discuss, in confidence, all your business issues, strategies, and long term goals.
RubinBrown’s Assurance Services include:
- Financial statement audits, reviews and compilations
- Agreed-upon procedures reports
- SEC advisory services
- Benefit plan audits and advisory services
- Mergers & acquisitions services
- Peer reviews
- Other attest engagements
RubinBrown, a PCAOB registered firm, currently serves as the auditor for multiple SEC registrants, as well as provides advisory services related to financial reporting and technical accounting issues.
In addition, members of our management group have served numerous publicly held companies prior to joining RubinBrown.
Our partners and managers serving SEC clients spend substantial time keeping current on the latest developments from the SEC and the PCAOB. We have experience in guiding public companies through complex accounting areas such as business acquisitions and divestitures, stock options and warrants, segment reporting, convertible debt, derivatives and income taxes.
Additionally, we know that companies are faced with tight deadlines for SEC filings. Our team of professionals has a strong commitment to timely and proactive service to minimize the time pressures public companies face.
Benefit Plan Audit Services Group
Recognizing that the legislation and accounting rules governing employee benefit plans are both unique and complex, RubinBrown established a separate group to specialize in this area.
RubinBrown’s Benefit Plan Audit Services Group provides comprehensive audit and consulting services to well over 150 employee benefit plans. The team members possess a high level of expertise in auditing benefit plans of varying sizes and complexity.
In addition, RubinBrown has been represented on the Employee Benefit Plans Committee of the AICPA, allowing us important input into issues affecting our clients.
Mergers & Acquisitions Services Group
Adding considerable value to your business, RubinBrown makes sure that each stage of the transaction process is performed flawlessly from valuation to negotiation to completion.
Whether you are on the buy side, sell side, or require other due diligence services, RubinBrown provides investigative, due diligence services from a financial, operational and competitive standpoint.
We assist financial and strategic buyers in:
- Valuing a target entity in a wide range of industries
- Finding purchase price reductions or escalations
- Evaluating the economic impact of synergy opportunities
- Assisting in the formation of asset and stock purchase agreements
- Preparing to take a seller to market
Entrepreneurial Services Group
The Entrepreneurial Services Group serves nearly 500 clients with a broad knowledge of business, accounting and tax issues. We understand the issues and risks encountered by business owners.
The members of the Entrepreneurial Services Group possess a high level of expertise in handling the challenges of managing a profitable, growing business in today’s marketplace.
We provide specialized accounting assistance, financial statement preparation, tax planning and preparation, and business advisory services.
Our professionals work with clients in a variety of industries including:
- Physician practices and other health care related entities
- Law firms
- Architects and engineers
- Advertising firms
- Manufacturers and distributors
- Home builders
- Technology-related companies
RubinBrown’s Accounting & Auditing Alert
Every month, RubinBrown publishes monthly alerts to inform our clients and contacts about relevant technical accounting and audit-related information.
Current and archived issues of the RubinBrown Accounting & Auditing Alert can always be found on the left hand side of our website.
Assurance Services News
|Focus on Private Company Financial Reporting: FAF Makes Decision Regarding New Advisory Body |
Wednesday, 23 May 2012
|Focus on Accounting: Blue-Ribbon Panel Issues Report on Standard Setting for Private Companies|
Friday, 28 January 2011
|Focus On Accounting: RubinBrown Survey Reveals Uncertainty With New Lease Accounting Rules|
Tuesday, 11 January 2011
Assurance Services Leaders
We welcome your questions or comments about our ViewPoints approach or the Assurance Services Group. For more information, please contact:
Fred Kostecki, CPA
Todd Pleimann, CPA
Kansas City Managing Partner
Events and Seminars
|Microsoft Dynamics Receivables Module (Saint Louis)|
Tue May 21 @ 8:30AM - 05:00PM
|Contract Liability & Indemnity Issues For Manufacturers (St. Louis)|
Wed May 29 @ 8:00AM - 09:30AM
|Not-For-Profit Investments Seminar (St. Louis)|
Wed Jun 19 @ 8:00AM - 10:00AM