Retail


The past few years have been a turbulent time for retail and consumer product companies. Dramatic sales dives, excessive discounting, delayed expansion plans and bankruptcies troubled the sector. Those who managed to emerge now contend with unprecedented challenges in the form of new sales channels, new technology advances, and the reality of a consumer with different demands, shopping habits and cautious confidence levels. At the same time, competition and rising commodity costs have led to mounting pricing pressures and brought supplier and inventory concerns to the forefront.

Our Retail and Consumer Products practice helps clients navigate these challenges to improve financial and operational results, identify new opportunities and grow. Our seasoned professionals provide assurance, tax and consulting services, drawing upon a depth of retail industry experience serving a wide range of clients from brick-and-mortar to e-commerce companies, across the consumer products, franchise, food & beverage and restaurant sectors.

Beyond traditional audit, tax and consulting work, some of the specific ways Fuoco Group can help retail and consumer product companies include:

 Tax
        Asset impairments
        Charitable contributions
        E-commerce accounting
        Goodwill impairment
        Inventory valuation
        Lease accounting
        Multistate retail tax services
        Property taxes
        R&D tax credits
        Realization of deferred tax
        Sales and use taxes
        Segment reporting
        State and local income
        Unclaimed property


Consulting
    Analysis of markdowns and margins
    Business performance improvement
    Business plan evaluation
    Discontinued operations
    Dispute resolution
    Enterprise software solutions and data analytics
    Interim management
    Liquidity management
    Litigation services
    Performance improvements
    Restructuring services


Client Spotlight - Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming in Abacoa



 

In The News

The New York Real Estate Journal recently featured a "Ones To Watch" Spotlight, focusing on both up and coming professionals as well as industry veterans across all areas of real estate. Congratulations to Lou Fuoco CPA, CEPA, for being included in this prestigious group of “OTW” for 2019!
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Press and Events

Fuoco Group and TFG Related Entities are proud to announce that Fuoco Group’s Hauppauge Office, was voted #2 overall in the category of “Accounting Firm Less Than 100 Employees” in the 2019 Long Island Business News Reader Rankings. The Firm was also honored to be recognized as a “top three” Best Accounting Firm Finalist.
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Scott Small, CPA, has  joined the Fuoco Group accounting and business advisory firm as Audit and Accounting Senior Manager in the Hauppauge office. Scott will assist the Directors in New York and Florida with expanding the Firm’s accounting and assurance practice. 
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