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Strategic Planning Services for the Trucking and Transportation Industry

Conner Ash currently serves over 35 trucking and transportation businesses throughout the Midwest. With several decades of experience in this industry, our professionals understand the many obstacles and changing regulations you contend with.

Whether your operations are national, regional, or local in scope, you can count on Conner Ash to help you minimize costs, improve performance and ultimately boost your bottom line.

Conner Ash currently works with:

  • Common carriers (some with operations in all lower 48 states)
  • Less-than-truckload carriers
  • Owner operators
  • Brokerage and leasing companies
  • Logistics and warehousing providers

Our services in this industry include:

  • Audit, review and compilation of financial statements
  • Accounting systems and software consulting
    • Sage 100 ERP (Formerly Sage MAS 90 & 200), QuickBooks and Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree)
  • Comprehensive tax services
    • Federal income and excise taxes
    • Multi-state taxation
    • Credits and incentives
  • Compliance
    • Federal, state, and local regulations
  • Employee benefit plan administration and 401(k) audits
  • Outsourced controllership and accounting services
  • Specialty services
    • Lease vs. buy analysis
    • Development of money-saving costing systems
    • Buy-sell agreements
    • Forecasts and projections
    • Banking relationships and financing assistance
    • Benchmarking metrics against other carriers
    • Cost segregation studies
    • Internal control evaluation and fraud prevention
  • Strategic planning
    • Merger and acquisition consultation
    • Business valuation and succession plans
    • Estate and gift planning

Industry Affiliations & Memberships

  • American Trucking Association
    • Member, National Accounting & Finance Council
  • Missouri Motor Carrier Association

To learn more about our services to the trucking and transportation industry, contact Alicia Brockland at (314) 205-2510.