Construction Industry

About Us

Cooper Norman’s construction team currently serves over 200 construction companies, with revenues from $500,000 to over $20,000,000.  Our group dedicates an additional 16 hours per year of continuing education directly related to construction accounting and tax related issues to ensure we provide the highest level of service to our clients.

With over 50 years of service to the construction industry, our team provides you with industry specific services to meet your needs.  We serve clients from start-up to 3rd generation businesses, including general and subcontractors in the following fields:

 General building
 Electrical
 Specialty trade
 Heavy machinery
 Highway construction
 Home builders
 Mechanical
 Plumbing and HVAC

Cooper Norman offers the following services to construction businesses:

 Job costing analysis
 Make sure your estimators have the tools they need to produce accurate, profitable bids
 Public works assistance
 Navigating state licensing laws can be tricky, we can help
 Bonding assistance
 Many insurance companies look at a business’s relationship with their CPA to decide if you can be bonded, what does your insurance company think of your CPA?
 Cash flow management
 Cash flow issues are common in the construction industry, we can help provide the tools to analyze cash needs and help you know you will make payroll.
 Tax planning and preparation
 There are many ways to account for construction contracts, using the wrong one can result in an interest free loan to Uncle Sam.
 Audit and assurance services
 As your company grows, so will the level of service your bank and bonding company may require. We can help with anything from a compiled to an audited financial statement.  Multi-state tax issues
 Sometimes your contracts can take you outside of your home state. We have dedicated professionals that analyze tax laws in every state.

Professional Organizations:

 Magic Valley Builders’ Association
 Idaho Buildings Contractors Association
 Associated General Contractors
 Idaho Associated General Contractors
 CPA Associates International Construction Committee

We believe that hiring the best people does not cost you more, it saves you more.  We offer free second opinions and consultations to determine whether we are right for you. Our goal is to exceed your expectations.
 

Contact Information

Committee Chair:
 
 208.523.0862 (Office)