Food & Commodities Tax

Uncovering Tax Optimization in Food and Commodities

Crowe Horwath LLP helps food and commodity organizations anticipate and adapt to the challenges of constantly changing customer demand, increasing competition, and stringent government regulations with extensive tax knowledge focused on finding legitimate savings.

Whether your challenges are federal, state and local, or international, Crowe has the depth of resources and industry knowledge to provide tax answers. We provide compliance, tax planning, and flexible outsourcing solutions. Crowe can help you navigate the complexities of the tax code to find legitimate tax savings opportunities you might be missing.

Cooperatives deal with unique tax issues and opportunities – in addition to those mentioned above – at both the federal and state level. Our food and commodities tax specialists serve exempt and nonexempt cooperatives and have dealt with the specialized issues these entities face.

Food and Commodities Tax Services

Crowe has the resources and knowledge to provide tax compliance, tax planning, and outsourcing solutions tailored to your needs. Our specialized services include:

  • Accounting methods
  • Cash method and derivative accounting
  • Cooperative exempt and nonexempt taxation
  • Cost accounting
  • Foreign sales incentives
  • Industry-specific tax incentives
  • Last in, first out (LIFO) valuation
  • Lives and methods depreciation
  • Research and development
  • Specialized depreciation methods
  • State and local agricultural tax credits
  • Unclaimed property


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Greg A. Stump
Office Managing Partner, Louisville