Manufacturing and Distribution

Manufacturing Industry CPAs + Tax Advisors

In today’s ever-changing economy, many local manufacturing & distribution businesses face serious challenges, including increased competition in the U.S. and abroad. While these developments present challenges for West Michigan businesses, we like to remind our clients that this business climate also creates opportunities.

The professionals at Hungerford are equipped with experience, skill, and a wealth of strategic ideas for growth and success. Our partnership in the prestigious Accountants Global Network (AGN International), a worldwide group of independently owned CPA firms, adds even more depth to the knowledge and resources of our firm.


West Michigan is our home. And we’re not afraid to say, we’ve been around for a while. Because of our long history here, our staff offers manufacturing and distribution specific expertise in a wide range of industries including:

  • Auto industries
  • Furniture manufacturing
  • Plastics industries
  • Food processing and distribution industries
  • Shipping, packaging, and distribution industries
  • Closely held businesses

Comprehensive Services

Business Assurance

  • Financial statement audits, reviews and compilations
  • Internal controls assessments

Business Advisory

  • Start-up and development consultations
  • Operational reviews
  • Business valuation
  • Debt covenant analysis

Accounting & Consulting

  • Outsourced accounting services
  • Software evaluation and implementation
  • General ledger accounting and analysis
  • Preparation of financial statements and management reports
  • Inventory analysis and support
  • Fraud detection services


  • Federal, state, and local tax preparation
  • Multi-state income tax
  • Tax planning and consulting
  • Sales and Use tax compliance and consulting
  • Cost segregation studies

Strategic Planning

  • Strategic planning
  • Budgets, forecasts, and projections
  • Management transition and succession planning
  • Compensation and incentive planning
  • Financial planning

We believe manufacturing is an important part of Michigan’s economy and its future.

We are proud to help raise awareness of the career opportunities available in manufacturing for students in West Michigan. Hungerford was part of a committee that partnered with Soapbox Pictures (a local company), to create this video in collaboration with the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, Greenville High School and many local Greenville manufacturers and businesses to help attract High School students into the manufacturing profession. The committee was instrumental in securing funding, production and promotion of the video.

Manufacturing & Distribution CPAs West Michigan Tax Advisors

Hungerford is a member of the Proud to Manufacture in Michigan Friends of Manufacturing.  To learn more, visit their website at

Connect With Our Team

Get in touch with our CPAs and business advisors today. We have five locations across West Michigan to help serve you better. Visit our offices in Grand Rapids, Greenville, Holland, Muskegon, or St. Joseph.