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Life Sciences

Life sciences companies have to contend with highly complex processes and supply chains, regulatory requirements and a competitive global marketplace.
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Our experienced team of CPAs, former CFOs and industry operations and supply chain experts helps life sciences companies find the smartest audit, tax, consulting and technology solutions to their operational and strategic needs.

Audit

We can organize an efficient and cost-effective audit or review, ensuring that financial statements display accurate and meaningful results. Our services include:

  • Financial statement audits and reviews
  • Agreed-upon procedures
  • Equity accounting
  • Technical accounting guidance
  • SEC filings and disclosures
  • IFRS adoption/transition
  • Transfer pricing
  • SOX 404 compliance
  • Internal control evaluations for minimizing risk
  • Automation of revenue recognition
  • Internal project tracking for R&D
  • Enabling customer entitlement and product warranty/maintenance tracking
  • Automation of order-to-cash processes
  • Process re-engineering
  • Best practices for policies and procedures

Audit Services

Tax

Our tax experts help life sciences companies handle complex tax issues in the United States and abroad. Our services include:

  • Tax provision consulting/FIN 48
  • International tax and transfer pricing
  • Tax compliance
  • State and local tax
  • Loan staffing
  • Stock option accounting (123R) and complex tax data analysis
  • Tax process design
  • R&D credit studies, implementations, reviews and updates
  • IRS audit support
  • Net operating loss limitation analysis (Section 382)
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Expatriate tax services
  • Intellectual property (IP) offshore planning for tax minimization

Tax Services


Consulting

Life sciences companies in the medical device, pharmaceutical and biotech industries are focused on reducing the time to market. Armanino supports life sciences companies by providing recommendations for business process streamlining through our business solutions and strategy consulting services. We recommend best of breed, unified ERP, CRM, budgeting and forecasting, equity management and business intelligence solutions that drive innovation through clear, integrated views of information from disparate data sources. Learn more about Armanino's life sciences industry consulting expertise.

Setting the Strategy for a New Life Sciences ERP
Life Sciences
Setting the Strategy for a New Life Sciences ERP
When it comes to technology, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform is essential for life sciences companies on the brink of commercialization and beyond. Read this informative guide to develop your business case ...
Experts
Jeff Russell - Partner, Consulting - San Jose CA | Armanino
Partner
Jeff leads Armanino's industry excellence team for High Tech and Life Sciences Manufacturing.

San Jose, CA
Katerina Starkova - Partner, Audit - San Jose CA | Armanino
Partner
Katerina has more than 15 years of public accounting experience in the United States and Canada.

San Jose, CA
Rich Asiodche - Audit | Armanino
Partner
Rich has been a member of the accounting profession since 2002 and spent 14 years with the Big Four.

Bellevue, WA
Resources
How Private Biotech Companies Can Find Public Peers for Equity Valuations
Article
Biotech companies may need to take a nontraditional approach to build a compliant equity program.

June 15, 2021
Webinars
Webinar
Join in a panel discussion to discover how they forecasted and performed sensitivity analysis.

June 30, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST
Blog articles
Article
Like other industries, life sciences and biotechnology are experiencing significant disruption in the wake of COVID-19.

May 11, 2020
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