About Us

A full-service public accounting firm specializing in tax, assurance, accounting and consulting services for closely-held growth-driven businesses like yours.

Vision & Mission

Clayton & McKervey is the firm where internationally minded businesses & talented professionals maximize their potential. We are proud to live by the following mission: Esprit de Corps, Thriving Clients & Happy People.

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Helping Clients & Leveraging Growth

Everything we do is done for one reason: to help our clients succeed. We use our specialized knowledge to make the very most of their opportunities for growth. And, we keep an ear to the ground to keep up on new and emerging markets, service areas and industries yet to be developed. Our team rethinks conventional practices and use technology to engage in expanding communities and operate without boundaries. The entire world provides inspiration for the greater good of all our clients.

Service Approach

The “&” in our company name has great meaning. It symbolizes our desire to bring something extra, unexpected and invaluable to the table. It means you’ll always get something more. We don’t consider our service approach as anything out of the ordinary. Here, going the extra mile is expected and routine.

Affiliations & Connections

We are extremely active in the local and international business community and can assist by making introductions to government officials, bankers, attorneys, payroll and other service providers. We are proud members of PrimeGlobal and Centuro Global, and involved in dozens of local, national, and international chambers of commerce, economic development organizations, and industry associations. These relationships enable us to share relevant and valuable knowledge with our clients.

Communications & Technology

For us, priority number one is earning your trust. Clear communication is the key to earning it. For decades, we’ve been dedicated to helping our entrepreneurial, growth-driven clients succeed. The result is a client base that spans the globe. A critical element in our client relationships is building personal connections. We deliver the service you expect from us, and geography never gets in the way. To make our communication as easy and seamless as possible, we’ve invested significantly in technologies.

Experience & Management

Meet our leadership team, bringing extensive and practical tax, accounting and consulting experience to support entrepreneurs like you.

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Our Story

We know you value stability. Since 1953, our award-winning firm has been helping business owners grow their business both here and abroad. We live by the mission of esprit de corps, thriving clients and happy people and the core values of performance, fun, a can-do attitude and a strong passion to help others succeed.

We are located just outside of Detroit, near an international border, and do business throughout the United States and globally. Throughout our history, we’ve helped companies establish a subsidiary or presence in the United States, and U.S. companies expand their businesses abroad. We support closely-held businesses in a range of industries including manufacturing & distribution, industrial automation, and architecture & engineering. In additional to the expected compliance-based accounting services, we specialize in transaction, digital advisory, private client, and client accounting services.

Culture of Inclusion

We recognize that we are a better organization as a result of the diverse range of backgrounds, influences, talents & expertise of those on our team. This foundation is the basis for excellent relationships with each other, our clients & community. By embracing our differences, we positively impact the growth of our firm, team & those we serve.

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