Business Services

Expert Support

You can trust us with your business.

Burkhart & Company works closely with business owners and executives to help build strong companies and plan for the future. We serve owners through their entire business life cycle: from formation to growth to succession planning and exit. Our decades of experience give us the expertise required to support your accounting needs while minimizing taxes through planning and assisting with transactions. 

Our Approach

You have poured yourself into building your business and spent countless hours positioning it where it is. At Burkhart & Company, we understand that. We know that your business is important to you and will help you take care of it. We excel at joining your team as a trusted advisor. Through strategic planning, accurate tax compliance, and our wealth of knowledge, we can help you focus on running your business, expanding through acquisitions or selling your company when the time is right.

Proactive strategic planning

We work with your company to position you for success. Our experience allows us to help you maximize economic gains in your transactions while minimizing taxes.


Complex tax compliance

Tax laws are constantly changing and providing new opportunities and complexities. We stay on top of new regulations and your tax reporting so that you can concentrate on your business.

Accurate and orderly accounting

Accurate information is imperative to running a successful business. We help you manage your financial reporting so that you have timely, accurate data to make the right business decisions.


Responsive Service

Being a trusted member of your team is important to us. You rely on us, so we pride ourselves in providing outstanding service that will be there when you need it.

Tax Compliance

In today’s regulatory environment, effective management of taxes requires a diligent focus by trained experts.

Annual income tax returns for all entity types

Multi-state tax returns

Foreign reporting

Fixed asset and depreciation tracking

Payroll tax compliance

Tax basis analysis

Strategy Formation

We are strategic advisors supporting the entrepreneur at critical transition points. Challenges inherent in start-up, growth, and exit phases are where we find opportunities to add significant support and value to our clients. We bring an objective, seasoned perspective.

Transaction planning

Real estate transactions

Business succession planning

Strategic finance

Mergers and Acquisitions

You have spent your life building your business. As you move toward an exit, we are here to guide you through selling your business and maximizing your returns. We also bring experience and expertise to help expand your business through acquisitions or recapitalizations.

Buy and sell side due diligence analysis

Strategic debt financing

Equity formation

Business recapitalization

Distressed business strategies

Quality of earnings analysis

Valuation support services

Data room management

Business Finance

Providing independent, accurate financial reporting and assisting our clients with in-house processes is integral to our service suite. We offer a tailored, versatile approach in supporting our clients’ needs.

Financial statement preparation and compilation

Outsourcing of accounting operations

General ledger maintenance

Billing and invoicing

Accounts payable maintenance

Cash management

Payroll processing

Agreed-upon procedures

Realize your company’s potential

We would love to help you reach excellence in your business by supporting and guiding you through your unique challenges and opportunities. 


900 S. Gay St., Suite 1900
Knoxville, TN 37902

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(865) 523-7400

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