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Automotive Dealerships

We know the industry from bumper to bumper.


CBM began working in the automotive industry when the Model T was in production. Our specialty in auto, heavy-duty and light truck, motorcycle and RV dealership accounting, auditing, tax and operational consulting services has developed and evolved over the last 96 years — and our expertise shows. Our automotive clients represent a wide range of companies from single locations to large dealer alliances and auto-related businesses. We understand this industry from bumper to bumper.

  • Business Plans & Operations Reviews
  • Succession Planning
  • Operating Statement Analysis
  • Department Expense Control
  • Last-In, First-Out (LIFO) Inventory
  • Leasing Operations Analysis
  • Equipment Management & Control
  • Support & Analysis
  • Our Dealership Professional Services Team

    Top Row: Bryan Klieber, DJ Wernitznig, Berwens Noel; Middle Row: Maria Luck, Ashley Lozupone, Reema Patel, Michelle Belfont, Dominick Bellia, Kim Poch; Bottom Row: Richard Morris, Keith Laudenberger, Pete Reilly, John Comunale, Jim Tortorella, Dan Keefer

    Dealership Management Team

    John Comunale, CPA
    Dealer Services, Director

    Keith Laudenberger, CPA
    Dealer Services, Co-Director

    Our Dealership Team Expertise

    CBM is familiar with auto dealer accounting complexities and transactions. Our staff is trained and certified on dealer management software systems. Our membership in trade and industry groups such as the Washington Area New Auto Dealers Association, the Virginia Automobile Dealers Association, the Maryland Auto Dealers Association, AutoDealerCPAs and the National Alliance of Auto Dealer Advisors, provides us with special insight into the tax, regulatory and operational issues you face.Our automotive teams spend countless hours in training and seminars following the tax law and analyzing its impact on your industry. This knowledge minimizes problems and helps you to take advantage of tax-saving opportunities.



    National Alliance of Auto Dealer Advisors

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