HOUSTON, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup, the nation’s leading provider of specialty tax services, is proud to announce the promotion of Justin McAnally to Director. In his new role, McAnally will be responsible for shaping the strategic direction of alliantgroup’s Research and Development Tax Credit services and will be one of the firm’s main leaders in its expanding R&D Implementation Department.

“I am incredibly grateful for this promotion and look forward to taking on an even greater role in service to our clients and CPA partners,” said McAnally. “It has been an amazing journey since I joined alliantgroup, and our team has accomplished so much in the name of U.S. businesses. The firm has invested heavily in my professional growth. I am excited to pay it forward as we continue to develop top-notch professionals and build our practice.”

Prior to his recent promotion, McAnally was a Senior Associate Director within the R&D Implementation Department. In this role, McAnally led a team of science, engineering and tax professionals that specializes in helping companies from different industries claim the R&D Tax Credit and other related tax incentives. To date, McAnally and his team have implemented over 2,500 R&D Tax Credit studies for construction, engineering, MEP, manufacturing and technology clients across the nation, helping these businesses claim almost $600 million in federal and state tax incentives.

McAnally’s unique technical background has allowed him to work with clients from a variety of different technical industries. He is a licensed attorney in the state of Texas with a J.D. from Texas Tech University School of Law. McAnally also has a M.Eng. from the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering at Texas Tech University.

“It has been my pleasure to witness Justin’s professional growth over these past few years,” said Dhaval Jadav, alliantgroup CEO. “Justin has risen through the ranks of our R&D Implementation Department due to his unwavering commitment to our clients. I’m looking forward to everything he will bring as he takes an even greater leadership role within the department.”

alliantgroup exists to help U.S. businesses and their CPA advisors properly identify and claim the government-sponsored tax incentives designed for their benefit. These incentive programs have been created by our government to ensure American companies are able to grow, hire new employees and remain competitive in an increasingly global marketplace. Headquartered in Houston and with offices nationwide, alliantgroup has helped over 12,000 businesses claim more than $6 billion in federal and state tax incentives. For more information on alliantgroup and our R&D tax consulting services, please visit us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.