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Fabless semiconductor and semiconductor manufacturers must manage a range of complex issues, from supply chain fluctuations and shortened product life cycles to infrastructure investment and tax minimization. Armanino has the practical expertise to meet your needs and can take the ever-changing technology landscape into special consideration so your business can run more profitably and with greater efficiency.

Armanino provides specialized services and analysis of key industry issues, such as revenue recognition, equity accounting and R&D tax credits. We help fabless semiconductor and semiconductor companies implement technology solutions and develop strategies for growth.

What We Do

Our semiconductor specialists include experienced IT professionals, CPAs and former tech CFOs, operations and supply chain experts who have worked for semiconductor companies and bring their industry knowledge to serve the unique tax, accounting, audit and strategic needs of technology organizations.


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 & disclosures
  • IFRS adoption/transition
  • Internal control evaluations to minimize risk
  • Revenue recognition


We have extensive experience with the complex tax issues that impact high-tech manufacturers such as R&D tax credits, international tax compliance, sales and use tax, IPO planning and beyond. Our experts help companies just like yours address key concerns and identify strategic tax-planning opportunities throughout the year—not just during tax season. Our services include:

  • R&D tax credits
  • Section 382 tax study
  • Intellectual property (IP) offshore planning for tax minimization
Risk Assurance & Advisory

Risk Assurance & Advisory

The threats your business faces and the regulatory compliance requirements you must adhere to grow exponentially each year. We provide you with an innovative, analytic and practical approach to managing your risk portfolio by implementing controls and monitoring programs that align with your strategic goals. Our services include:

  • SOX 404 compliance
  • SOC audit & SOC compliance
  • Cybersecurity
  • Privacy


Armanino’s ERP, CRM, business intelligence, equity administration and budgeting and forecasting solutions have helped fabless semiconductor and semiconductor manufacturers increase efficiency by connecting disparate systems. Our CFO Advisory consulting services identify areas for improvement and business process streamlining. By partnering with Armanino, you’ll work with a team of Gold Certified Microsoft Dynamics ERP & CRM consultants who are ready to support discrete manufacturing processes, integrate a global supply chain, deliver accurate revenue recognition reporting, provide SOX readiness and compliance consulting, and support repairs, returns (RMAs) and warranty management. Learn more about Armanino’s fabless semiconductor and semiconductor industry consulting expertise. Our consulting services include:

  • Outsourcing resources
  • Automation of revenue recognition
  • Internal project tracking for R&D
  • Automation of order-to-cash processes
  • Supply chain management
  • Process re-engineering
  • Effectively managing outsourced producers
  • Outsourcing/leasing noncore functions
  • Investing in infrastructure
  • Global expansion
  • IT enterprise architecture
  • Integrated ERP systems
  • Integrated CRM systems
  • Employee self-service through portals
  • Business process modeling

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