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HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the rollout of its holiday giving initiative. Throughout the holiday season, the firm will be holding a food drive for the Houston Food Bank in support of those in need. Employees are encouraged to donate canned goods such as canned vegetables, fruits and meats and healthy non-perishable items such as whole grain pasta, quinoa and brown rice.
The food drive is just the latest in a number of philanthropic efforts that alliantgroup has participated in over the past year. The company was recently honored by the Houston Business Journal for the volunteer work of its employees and has partnered with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, the Ronald McDonald House and Leukemia Texas. The firm has also led various STEM education and community initiatives and was heavily involved in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
“Giving back to the community that has […]
HOUSTON, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce that it has finished in the top 10 in the Houston Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy Awards in the large companies category. alliantgroup employees logged over 2,167 volunteer hours in 2016, putting the firm in 10th place in total volunteer hours served among companies with 500 or more employees.
Within the past year, alliantgroup has invested in numerous philanthropic efforts for the benefit of the city of Houston and the state of Texas. Among the most notable endeavors are the firm’s commitment to advancing STEM education in public schools and universities. Within the last year, alliantgroup has held events to increase exposure to STEM education at an early age, such as the company’s sponsorship of a Parker Elementary field trip to the Houston Museum of Natural Science. This fall, the firm also rolled out its new
HOUSTON, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup Senior Vice President and former U.S. Congressman Rick Lazio was interviewed by Fox Business News last week to discuss the current tax reform proposals in both the House and the Senate.
During the interview, Lazio highlighted how both tax reform bills would potentially address the issue of slowed economic growth. In Lazio’s view, the decelerated growth that the U.S. has experienced during the latest economic recovery is the direct result of decreased business investment, particularly among small and mid-size businesses. According to Lazio, the current tax reform proposals would have the impact of increasing business investment and overall productivity through the reduction of individual, business and corporate tax rates.
“There are two things I would say to look for in terms of trying to spike this growth back up to 3 percent,” said Lazio. “That is, […]
HOUSTON, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As part of alliantgroup’s health and wellness initiative, the firm will be hosting a tasting tour at Central Market in Houston for its employees later today. The event will expose employees to good nutritional and dietary practices as well as provide employees a chance to bond outside of a work setting.
With the holidays coming up, alliantgroup’s Health and Wellness Program is emphasizing nutrition to ensure employees maintain their wellness goals throughout the year. It will be the second such alliantgroup event taking place at Central Market this year.
“Our company’s investment in health and wellness goes hand-in-hand with investing in our employees,” said Dhaval Jadav, alliantgroup CEO. “These events help to build camaraderie and ensure a fun and healthy workplace. I encourage our employees to continue to take care of themselves as we enter the holiday season.”
HOUSTON, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup’s Chairman of Agriculture and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns was honored by the Nebraska Society of Washington, D.C. with its annual Distinguished Nebraskan Award.
A former Governor and U.S. Senator for the state of Nebraska, in his brief remarks after accepting the award, Johanns said that he felt blessed for the years he was given representing Nebraskans and for his time in public service. Past recipients of the award have included politicians, business leaders and entertainers who hail from the state. Last year the award was given to several Nebraska philanthropists.
After more than 30 years of public service, Johanns joined alliantgroup earlier this year to become the firm’s first Chairman of Agriculture. He has since served as alliantgroup’s main advisor in its outreach to agricultural companies on the various tax credits and incentives created for the […]
alliantgroup Hosts Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge at its Technology, Economic, Legislative & Policy Summit
During the two day conference, attendees were treated to a series of panels covering some of the most critical issues facing U.S. policymakers. Such topics included the impact of technology on the American workforce, the growing importance of […]
HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup, a leading tax consultancy and the nation’s premier provider of specialty tax services, and alliantNational, the firm’s Washington, D.C. based national office, are proud to announce the launch of alliantNational’s website. The new site will provide CPAs and U.S. businesses with the latest updates on alliantNational’s services as well as the latest news with regard to tax legislation and regulatory changes from the Department of Treasury, the IRS and state tax authorities.
Led by former IRS Acting Commissioner and alliantgroup National Director of Tax, Steven Miller, and former Senior Counsel to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee and alliantgroup National Managing Director, Dean Zerbe, alliantNational is comprised of a world-class team of seasoned former IRS executives, key congressional staff, technical experts and experienced litigators. Experts in law and the legislative process, alliantNational has experience in providing services on a wide […]