Our industry specialists focus on helping clients reduce their operational costs, identify new sources of revenue, and stay in compliance.

Baker Tilly Joins with Umbaugh and Springsted to Create One of the Largest Independent Municipal Advisory Practices in U.S. 

This strategic combination brings together what we believe to be a unique set of resources within a premiere municipal advisory practice. Read the full press release here. >

As a leading provider of financial statement audits, and one of the top three single audit providers in the US, we understand the challenges facing states, counties, municipalities, school districts, public hospitals, and special district governments. Our clients—their governing bodies—rely on our independent and objective accounting and consulting services to meet community needs while delivering services effectively and efficiently. We tackle your issues head on with customized strategies and practical solutions that allow you to focus on taking your entity to a higher level while maintaining the financial transparency necessary for your success. Our experience working with a broad client base means we recognize critical business issues beyond the audit. We can help you with:

  • Financial forecasting and analysis
  • TIF projections
  • Developer and inter-municipal negotiations
  • Consolidations and shared services
  • Forensics and expert witness services
  • Regulatory impact assessments
  • Billing and collection procedures
  • Strategic planning
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Process and efficiency analysis
  • Internal controls reviews and recommendations
  • Forensic accounting
  • Government investigations
  • Forensic, Litigation, and Valuation

With your success at the center of our thinking, we also consistently offer additional technical training and resources to keep you current on regulations, requirements, and industry best practices.

Uniform Guidance Resource Center

Uniform Guidance Resource Center

The new rules for OMB Uniform Guidance are in effect. View resources and insights on how this impacts federal grants.

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Board Governance Resource Center

Board Governance Resource Center

As the role of government board members becomes increasingly complex, our industry specialists are here to provide the resources you need to improve governance.

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Our Take

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“Facing budget constraints while maintaining services, remaining competitive for development, and being the steward of public funds can place a lot of pressure on government leaders, so they need to take advantage of every opportunity to enhance efficiencies and consider alternative sources of revenue.”