Our Advisory practice provides Internal Audit, Risk and Compliance; Management & Technology Consulting, and Resource Solutions for all sectors of the energy industry, with a particular focus on middle market and mid to small cap public entities.
Of particular interest to the energy sector are vendor and construction audits, which have proven valuable to the many oilfield services and E&P companies entering into joint ventures. Preventative measures around risk and controls are designed to limit or reduce risk associated with fraud, regulatory compliance, and other operational surprises which often accompany business ventures in high risk areas.
The US Senate approved legislation, which the House already passed, to extend for one year more than 50 tax provisions that had expired at the end of 2013. The pending retroactive enactment of this legislation will impact the 2014 taxes for many individuals and businesses.
The USA enjoys some of the lowest gasoline pump prices among the major world economies, according to a new study by UHY, the international accountancy network. UHY explains that the USA has an extremely low tax rate on fuel, levying just 13% on gasoline and 12% on diesel, considerably less than many other major developed economies, in particular European countries.
The complications and limitations of a national energy policy were aptly illustrated with the recently released Advancing Technology for America's Transportation Future report from the National Petroleum Council, representing two years of work by 300 industry and government participants.
Please join us for this quick hitting lunch hour geared towards petroleum and c-store business owners, chief executives and chief financial officers. Tune in as our experts address current trends in M&A activity affecting the industry and you. Webinar will conclude with an open discussion.