Food & Beverage
Cheers to your financial health
Your financial picture can be as inspiring—and unpredictable—as the food and beverage industry. Conditions that create a great success can, with the slightest variation, cause your offerings to fall flat the next time.
We can help you gain more control over your financial future and free you to focus on what makes your business so unique and rewarding—for us all.
Enjoy our rare blend
of support & services.
We’re proud to specialize in accounting services for chefs and restaurateurs, brewers, winemakers, and distillers. We have the experience to support our clients through the entire Business Lifecycle, from helping start-ups determine the feasibility of their business plans to providing deal structure and consulting support.
We answer your tough food service accounting questions:
- How much tax will I owe?
- Am I making a profit?
- What’s my inventory costing me?
- Which of my products are making money?
We can help businesses in the food and beverage industry with...
Accounting method changes
Consulting on equitable ownership structures
Ensuring tax compliance for related party structures
Federal, state, & local tax incentives
Gifting strategies for family-owned businesses
Hop & vineyard farm accounting methods
- 09. International taxation issues
Navigating the complex differences between book income & taxable income
Passive activity compliance & reporting
R&D tax credits
Transition planning & implementation for family-owned businesses
- 16. Valuation of business interests & other intangibles
Vineyard development strategic planning
Don't take our word for it
“Great people delivering timely, top-tier tax advice.”
“I find Perkins and Company a wonderful company to collaborate with to provide the very best possible tax planning for our clients.”
Alameda Brewing Company LLC
Our 1:6 ratio means more 1:1
Our ratio of executive team shareholders to staff is unusually low for a full-service regional firm: 1:6 or lower, depending on the service or industry practice group. It means you get the direct, involved attention of our top talent from day one. They proactively offer you strategy, feedback and ideas all along the way.
Food & Beverage
Expense Classification Tips for Breweries and Distilleries: Understanding COGS, SGA, and Expenses Offsetting Revenue
Revenue growth and gross margin percentages are key metrics to owners, managers, suppliers, customers, and investors of companies in the...Read more
Multnomah County Ballot Measure 26-238: Eviction Representation for All
Perkins was recently engaged to provide tax analysis on the proposed Multnomah County ballot measure 26-238 set to be voted...Read more
Washington’s New Capital Gains Tax Is Being Enforced
The 2021 Washington State Legislature enacted a new 7% excise tax on long-term capital gains, effective for sales or exchanges...Read more
Confession: We love what you do.
We support the food, beer, wine, and spirits business at all levels, from home brewing and judicious sipping to participating in industry organizations. You’ll find us in: