GAIN GROUND

TECHNOLOGY

Don’t let your company’s size and funding dictate the size and experience of your accounting firm.

Michael Jurnak

"We meet you wherever you are in the lifecycle of your company."

- Michael Jurnak, Principal

It takes seasoned advisors to navigate the ins and outs of tax, accounting, and finance for technology companies.


Technology companies operate in a fast-paced, ultra-competitive business environment. We leverage our industry experience and deep resources to help owners gain control and focus on matters critical to meeting business goals.

Growing from start-up to market leader

BerryDunn technology teams help you gain ground, whether you’re an early stage innovator or a multinational enterprise. Our advisors provide one-on-one guidance and address challenges specific to your situation, from establishing key accounting and financial reporting policies to working with capital markets and planning eventual exit strategies.

As the largest firm in northern New England, our deep bench of advisors—specializing in everything from state and local tax to international tax planning, business valuation, mergers and acquisitions, exit planning, IT services, information security, and executive compensation—is available to meet your needs.

Who we help

Start-ups. Companies funded by venture capital and private equity. Multinational enterprises. Our clients operate in numerous areas in the technology sector:

  • Computer software 
  • Computer hardware
  • Medical device
  • Clean technology
  • Life sciences
  • Technology consulting

BerryDunn can help you:

  • Take advantage of R&D credits
  • Stay current on state and local tax rules and filing requirements
  • Navigate complex revenue recognition rules
  • Get a handle on tax filing matters important to start-ups, such as filing in particular state jurisdictions or capitalizing start-up costs
  • Implement International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS )
  • Perform merger and acquisition (M&A) due diligence
  • Identify the type of organization (LLC, S or C Corp) best suited for you
  • Determine executive compensation, ownership stakes, and other stock based compensation arrangements 
  • Develop exit planning strategies to maximize value and minimize tax liabilities

Making the finances work—for the long term

Access to capital to build a promising innovation or to fund expansion is one of the biggest challenges for many technology companies. Once you get it, you want to make the most of it. We understand the particulars of capital infusions, allowing us to help you plan and leverage market opportunities, and we often work closely with venture capital and private equity firms. Our compliance and value-added services help companies improve operations, protect value, and prepare for exit strategies.

Sharing our knowledge

Well-versed in every stage of building a business, our experts stay active in innovation hubs and hold leadership positions in technology councils aimed at encouraging entrepreneurship and advancing innovation in the technology sector.

Tech companies are subject to a variety of federal, state, and local tax regulations, privacy and data protection regulations, consumer lending laws, and patent protection. We stay ahead of the curve on the regulations that directly affect the technology sector, and help our clients gain control of unique tech opportunities.

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