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Clayton & McKervey is an entrepreneurially-minded CPA firm focused on international tax, audit and accounting services. Whether you're a local company or halfway around the world, we can help.

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Seeking a change of career scenery or looking for your first public accounting job? C&M is a proven, well-respected, firm headquartered in metro Detroit.

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We provide our clients with exceptional accounting, tax, and audit services, and guide them through the process of international expansion. They are invaluable to us, and we work extremely hard to prove ourselves invaluable to them.
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insights

perspectives

In our clients' efforts to expand internationally, many factors contribute to their success. A good accounting partner is just one of them. At Clayton & McKervey, we're firm believers in the value and power we bring to our clients. We keep up on trends and news within the industry to make sure we provide the insights and advice that's most helpful to our clients.

China Released Tax-Reduction Measures

In the past few months, China’s Ministry of Finance (MOF), State Administration of Taxation (SAT), and other governmental agencies released various new “Circulars” to the current Chinese corporate tax law. Most of these tax reduction measures took effect January 1, 2018 in order to support entrepreneurship, innovation, and the development of both high technology enterprises and small and mid-sized entities (SMEs).

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50% Meals and More: Digesting the Latest TCJA Update

Those planning to discuss business at the next tailgate, or talk shop over eighteen holes with the intention of writing off the expense on this year’s tax return, need to think again. In the IRS’s latest notice on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), changes to Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 274 regarding meals & entertainment, entertainment expenses are strictly off the menu.

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Research & Experimentation Funding for Control Groups

A common misconception about the Research and Experimentation Tax Credit for Increasing Research Activities (hereinafter the R&E Credit) arises when control group members share expenses related to qualified research activities; and when the ultimate user or decision maker is not the same entity who conducted the research activities.

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Considering a Merger or Acquisition?

Ensure your understanding of the new tax regulations to get the most return out of your investment! Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), businesses have been impacted in multiple ways. In particular, businesses considering a transaction, such as a merger or acquisition, should be sure to discuss the following...

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events

roundtables

Working with like-minded businesses helps us grow and learn, and it can help you, too. Throughout the year, we offer a series of CFO/Controller Roundtables, Coffee & Conversations and various other events.

Coffee & Conversation China

January 31, 2019
8:30 – 10:00 am

Skyline Club 2000 Town Center Suite 2800 (28th Floor) Southfield, MI 48075, USA

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CFO/Controller Roundtable

March 21, 2019
7:30 am – 10 am

Skyline Club - 2000 Town Center #2800, Southfield, MI 48075, USA

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CFO/Controller Roundtable

June 6, 2019
7:30 am – 10 am

Skyline Club - 2000 Town Center #2800, Southfield, MI 48075, USA

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CFO/Controller Roundtable

September 19, 2019
7:30 am – 10 am

Skyline Club - 2000 Town Center #2800, Southfield, MI 48075, USA

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CFO/Controller Roundtable

December 5, 2019
7:30 am – 10 am

Skyline Club - 2000 Town Center #2800, Southfield, MI 48075, USA

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