A Top 25 Chicago CPA & Consulting Firm
Warady & Davis LLP, headquartered in north metropolitan Chicago, Illinois, provides a full range of audit, accounting, tax and consulting services and solutions to privately-held businesses, owners, high net-worth individuals and their families.
W&D serves clients in a wide variety of industries located in the state of Illinois, Wisconsin, throughout the United States and internationally. Client revenues may range from start-up enterprises to $500,000,000+ in annual revenue.
For the third time running, Warady & Davis LLP is proud to be named a “100 Best Accounting Firms to Work for 2016” nationally by Accounting Today, a “Best Place to Work for Millennials” in America by Best Companies and The Center for Generational Kinetics, and a “Best Place to Work in Illinois” by The Daily Herald.
Together we create an exceptional, cohesive team of people who are passionate about what we do and are committed to our clients’ success and to each other.
(*source: Crain’s Chicago Business, The Daily Herald Business Ledger, Accounting Today and Best Companies – 2016)
“They go above and beyond to help me.”
“A trusted business partner and invaluable resource.”
“Promises = fulfillment and commitment. Thank you.”
“Excellent, Always Available, Easy to Work with and an Invaluable Advisor.”
“Incredible understanding of our business. Tailors advice to our needs.”
Industry & Service Spotlight
Warady & Davis, Chicago CPAs & Consultants, provides industry experience backed by in-depth audit, accounting, tax and consulting knowledge. Our capabilities, expertise and service offerings are commensurate with large regional and national accounting firms. Check out our spotlighted areas of expertise:
For most owners, your business is both your passion and represents a significant percentage of your assets. This requires a careful mix of personal and business planning. W&D specializes in working with privately-held and family-owned businesses from start-ups to $500+ million in annual revenue. Our approach closely integrates accounting, audit and tax services. Read More »
Less than a third of all family-owned businesses successfully make the transition to the second generation. We help owners develop exit strategies that allow them to retain their assets and succession plans that aid them in passing control to the next generation in a way that preserves the continuity of the business or realizes value through sale. Read More »
Warady & Davis Named a 2016 “Best Accounting Firm to Work for” by Accounting Today
For the third year in a row, Warady & Davis LLP is proud to be named a "Best Accounting Firm to Work for" by Accounting Today and Best Companies. Together we create an exceptional, cohesive team of people who are passionate about what we do and are committed to our clients’ success and to each other. Read More »
Treasury Seeks to Limit Certain Valuation Discounts for Family-Controlled Entities: Proposed 2704 Regulations
Proposed regulations under section 2704 of the Internal Revenue Code were released earlier this month in regard to valuation of interests in many family-controlled entities for estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer tax purposes. The proposed regulations are looking to limit the amount of certain valuation discounts and this could mean increased estate taxes on the death of owners of family businesses and/or entities. Read More »
New Illinois Sales Tax Rate Increases Effective 7-1-2016
Effective July 1, 2016, certain taxing jurisdictions have imposed a local sales tax or changed their local sales tax rate on general merchandise sales. Increases range from none to 1%+. Read More »
Overtime updates will extend protections to 4.2 million workers
The Obama administration has announced that it is making millions more employees eligible for overtime pay. The Department of Labor (DOL) estimates that this new ruling will affect 194,000 workers in Illinois alone. If you are a not-for-profit organization, the new rules are complex. Read More »