The Cleantech Group at Hughes Pittman & Gupton provides accounting, tax, and advisory services specifically targeted to companies working to develop or offering solutions for alternative energy generation, energy efficiency, and environmental services.
We have several clients within the Cleantech sector that concentrate in the following disciplines:
- Alternative energy generation – biofuels; solar thermal; solar photovoltaics
- Energy efficiency – consulting for homeowners, builders, commercial entities and governmental entities; energy audits; air barrier testing; thermographic building inspection
- Eco-materials – renewable resource packaging materials
- Sustainable practices – fair trade, socially and environmentally responsible
Our professionals understand the unique accounting, tax, and business challenges faced by companies in the Cleantech sector. Among these challenges are tax-efficient capital formation, leveraging federal and tax incentives, selecting tax-efficient structures and financial reporting issues. In addition, our team can assist companies with the independent audit requirements required by federally funded grants and compliance requirements contained in government contracts.