We know transactions

We have the experience to help you
close the deal and get the most value.

AGH's experience in private equity

AGH’s more than 75 years of experience as a trusted advisor for middle-market companies, combined with deep corporate finance and financial management expertise, delivers unique insight to help private equity firms acquire, manage, improve profitability and divest portfolio companies.

Services tailored for the private equity industry.

Full service capability

AGH has the technical resources and professionals to assist throughout the entire transaction, from acquisition to divestiture. We help evaluate opportunities through a risk-management approach to help formulate the right strategy for capturing the best value from the transaction.

Efficient and cost-effective resources

Our team of professionals understands that timing is everything and there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach in transactions. We develop a customized, cost-effective approach tailored to your needs and delivered on time.

Team approach

AGH believes in relationships with clients. While we are dedicated to a team approach, we understand the value of having one key contact at AGH. Although a transaction may tap into a variety of AGH’s resources, our team approach limits redundancy in communications to streamline your experience.

Able to travel

AGH is not location-restricted. AGH’s client base is represented in 48 of the 50 states with US and international owners. No matter where a deal takes you, AGH will be there.

See our work

See recent case studies and sample projects.

Issues we can help solve

Issues commonly identified in private equity transactions include inaccurate accounting, non-compliance within state and local tax, unsophisticated IT systems and sustaining employee buy-in. AGH has the tools to assist in these and many other situations critical to make a transaction successful.

Areas we can help

Our services for private equity firms and their portfolio companies fall into several broad categories:

Contact us to see how we can help your organization.

Industry team leader

Gerald Capps, JD

Senior Vice President
State & Local Tax Services

Jerry Capps and his State and Local Tax (SALT) team provide sophisticated state and local tax planning, strategic advice and advocacy to numerous mid-market, Fortune 100 and industry-leading companies. The team has returned many millions of dollars in one-time and recurring tax savings to companies.

In addition to planning and compliance, the SALT practice includes legislation and policy, litigation, and controversy matters involving income, franchise, sales and use and property taxes. His work involves critical questions on nexus, apportionment, the Multistate Tax Compact, and the equal protection, due process, and commerce clauses of the United States Constitution. Capps is also a respected advocate on issues of tax policy. He represents clients in all phases of state and local tax controversy, including audit assistance and administrative hearings, and he provides counsel on state and local income and transactional costs for mergers, acquisitions and corporate reorganizations. He has been engaged as a keynote speaker for organizations including the Institute for Professionals in Taxation, state and local CPA societies, university and professional accounting conferences, and chambers of commerce.

Capps is a member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation, the Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Bar Association, and the Kansas Bar Association.