Life Sciences

The Right Chemistry

Life sciences and medical devices companies face a unique set of operational and financial challenges, from conducting clinical trials to bringing products to market to expanding operations—all within a complex regulatory environment. How do successful businesses overcome these hurdles? It starts with seeking out the right mix of industry-specific accounting, tax, and consulting expertise.

Our integrated service approach provides our clients with functional expertise, industry knowledge, and specialized services to help them overcome financial challenges and take advantage of valuable opportunities.

Who We Serve

Our Life Sciences & Medical Devices Practice serves organizations of all sizes—from large multinational companies and publicly traded middle-market corporations to private firms and start-ups. Our clients specialize in many areas, including:

  • Biotechnology
  • Diagnostics
  • Medical devices
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Digital health

Life Sciences Guides


New lease accounting rules go into effect at the end of 2018. Learn about a three-pronged approach to preparing for their adoption.

Every technology and life science company will potentially be affected by the new revenue recognition requirements of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Accounting Standards Codification® Topic 606. Please join us to learn how the new standard will potentially impact your company.

President Trump signs federal funding bill that suspends the medical device excise tax until January 2020.

Tax reform will have significant 2017 income tax implications for technology, life sciences, and communications and media companies.

Our 2017 Q4 update covers potential tax reform changes, state and local tax strategies, applying for the R&D payroll tax credit, and more.

Many states changed their laws this year to generate more tax revenue from out-of-state companies, creating potential tax implications for technology, communications and media, and life sciences companies. Companies should be diligent about identifying changes in their income tax, sales and use tax, or other tax exposure.

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