HOUSTONJan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Tim Cooper, Partner at Cooper, Travis & Company PLC, to the firm’s Strategic Advisory Board. A CPA with over two decades of experience in public accounting, Cooper brings to the board a wealth of knowledge on the business and tax issues faced by construction companies. In his new consultative role, Cooper will be advising alliantgroup on its outreach and other strategic initiatives within the construction industry.

“It’s an honor to be joining the board of such a great company,” said Cooper. “Over the years, my firm has partnered with alliantgroup to ensure our clients are claiming the full value they are entitled through various government-sponsored tax incentives. This partnership has been very fruitful for our clients and the economy and I look forward to offering alliantgroup my counsel as they continue to expand their practice.”

Cooper has been concentrating on accounting for construction and real estate development for over 17 years and has taken an active role in advising on several mergers and acquisitions of construction companies. His primary passion is proactive tax planning for his clients as well as striving to educate them on the various tax incentives available for their benefit. Through the years he has become a proficient leader in the industry, assisting qualifying contractors in obtaining well-deserved research and development tax credits as well as tax incentives related to energy efficiency.

Prior to his current position, Cooper began his career with Price Waterhouse, LLP in the products and manufacturing audit division in Memphis, Tennessee and later became part of their prestigious transaction services team based in Atlanta, Georgia. He has both a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Mississippi.

“It is with great pleasure that I welcome Tim to the Strategic Advisory Board,” said alliantgroup CEO Dhaval Jadav. “Tim has been an amazing partner to our firm over the years and I know his counsel will prove invaluable to the future of our company.”

alliantgroup is a leading tax consultancy and the nation’s premier provider of specialty tax services. The firm assists U.S. businesses and their CPA advisors in properly identifying and claiming all federal and state tax incentives that were designed for their benefit. These incentive programs were created to help American businesses grow and remain competitive in an increasingly global economy. To date, alliantgroup has helped 12,000 U.S. businesses claim over $6 billion in tax savings. For more information on alliantgroup, please follow us on LinkedInFacebook and Twitter.