Industry Expertise

  • Entity structure
  • Financial reporting
  • Tax return filings and compliance
  • Bonding requirements
  • Financial arrangements
  • Projections and forecasts
  • Business succession
  • Family owned
  • Bidding review services
  • Bonus systems
  • Certified payroll
  • Change order management
  • Cost control
  • Job costing system setup and review
  • Lease vs. purchase analysis
  • Multistate registrations and tax reporting
  • Organizational strengths and weaknesses analysis
  • Prevailing wage / Davis Bacon Act
  • Sales tax
  • State prequalification filings
  • QuickBooks®


The world of construction accounting and consulting is one in which a complete understanding of the nature of the industry is imperative. Key areas for companies in the construction arena deal with income recognition, taxation, job costing, internal responsibility or accountability, and profitability. Recognizing this, Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP continually focuses on the development of specialized services for these businesses.

The construction industry represents a significant percentage of our firms' clients. Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP's commitment and vast experience, not only in the construction industry but also in the family owned business, allows us to provide valuable services to companies in this industry. We have extensive expertise with construction companies from start up through fourth generation with employees ranging from a handful to hundreds.

At Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP, we have consulted with construction clients for over 80 years. Our commitment to personal, timely, and value-added services is the key to our success in serving our clients in the construction industry.

For additional information, please contact Margaret "Peggie" L. Stauffer, CPA, CCIFP at 717-569-2900 or .

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