holmes accounting

Mergers and Acquisitions

Holmes & Company has both the professional and “real world” experience to support companies through every aspect of a merger and acquisition. If you are thinking of acquiring a private company, Holmes & Company can help you determine that your decision is based on thorough due diligence, realistic financial projections, focused post-acquisition business and integration plans, as well as sound valuation analyses. Our services include:


  • Due diligence analysis
  • Conducting audits and evaluating assets of acquired companies
  • Performing other due diligence in connection with acquisitions
  • Advising on proper accounting methods and adjustments
  • Reviewing and advising on acquisition agreements
  • Creating pro forma financial statements for combined entities
  • Coordinating the complex nature of combining accounting and administrative support
  • Advising on tax planning opportunities
  • Completion of all post acquisition tax preparation and compliance
  • Consulting on business valuation and purchase price
  • Working with attorneys, bankers and venture capitalists