KROST has extensive experience in the manufacturing and distribution industry. Our team of experts has experience servicing clients in various sectors such as aerospace and defense, automotive and transportation, consumer products, food and beverage, industrial parts, wholesale distribution, and more. Manufacturing and distribution clients rely on our suite of services, specifically catered to their needs.
Our manufacturing and distribution industry group takes pride in being up to date on the industry’s technical and complex issues. They have many years of experience and can offer insight and guidance to those in this space. Gregory Kniss and Keith Hamasaki lead the manufacturing and distribution industry group. Greg is the Managing Principal of KROST and has been actively involved with the firm’s business consulting and tax practice for over 37 years. Keith is recognized as a thought leader and industry speaker on topics of business and accounting issues.
From tax preparation to cybersecurity risk assessment, KROST is well-versed in the manufacturing and distribution industry challenges to help navigate clients through many issues. We provide tax planning, advisory and consulting, and compliance services. We work collaboratively with companies to complete these services meticulously.
“We have a dedicated team with extensive experience in the manufacturing and distribution industry that allows us to tailor our services to meet our clients’ needs.” – Keith Hamasaki, CPA
KROST Quarterly is a digital magazine featuring insights, tax updates, and business strategies. Our team regularly produces articles on the manufacturing and distribution industry and has published quarterly magazines specific to the industry. Articles are written by our experts and topics range from IRS updates to state and federal tax-related news. We recently published our Manufacturing Issue – Volume 3, Issue 2, that highlights some of the hot topics in manufacturing, including accounting for PPP, transfer pricing, Foreign-Derived Intangible Income (FDII), R&D tax credits, and more.
Our manufacturing and distribution industry group consists of experts in the tax and assurance & advisory field. We provide quality business advice to support our clients’ needs. For more information about our manufacturing and distribution services, please contact us today.
Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Experts
Gregory A. Kniss, CPA, Chairman of the Board
Tax, Tax Specialty Services, Mergers & Acquisitions, Technology Industry
Gregory Kniss, CPA, is Chairman of the Board for KROST & KBKG. Greg has been actively involved with the firm’s business consulting and tax practice for nearly 40 years. Early in his career, Greg expanded and later became the Principal in charge of the firm’s restaurant industry practice. Over the years, it became the firm’s largest industry niche. » Full Bio
Keith Hamasaki, CPA, Principal
Assurance & Advisory, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profit
With nearly two decades of consulting experience, Keith specializes in Audit and Business Advisory services to emerging and middle market companies in areas such as process improvement, internal controls, technical GAAP accounting implementation, and procedural review assessments. As someone who has consistently overcome challenges, Keith has developed an expertise in a variety of industries including Real Estate and construction, Financial Services, Technology, digital media, Restaurants, Hospitality, Not-for-Profit organizations, and employee benefit plans. » Full Bio