Drilling deep to serve the oil and gas industry with the most industry-specific knowledge and advice available.
Hall, Kistler’s Oil & Gas team knows the oil and gas industry and what it takes to extract profit while minimizing tax liability. Since 1941, we have served producers (both large and independent), operators, property owners and investors alike, providing them with success strategies and business advisory services that take into account the complex tax issues players in the oil and gas industry face.
From Marcellus, Utica, Point Pleasant and other shale formations, to structuring the most complex business deals and tax strategies, you can rely on our Oil & Gas team for complete business advisory, accounting and audit support and tax alternatives that reduce your obligations to as low as zero in the year of the sale.
Recognized as a leader in the industry for our depth of knowledge and comprehensive advice, the Hall Kistler Oil & Gas team understands the Oil & Gas industry. We’ve worked with every type of Oil & Gas accounting method, from archaic to modern, rare to common. We can assist you no matter your current circumstances and systems and can help you identify that which works best for your organization. We’ve partnered closely with banks, attorneys, other CPAs and advisors who need expertise in this nuanced field to aid them and their clients in making the most of their investments, properties and companies. Count on us to help your operation work for your long-term benefit, whatever your needs:
Business review and advisory
Mergers and acquisitions
General accounting and bookkeeping
Audited financial statements
Partnership and joint venture accounting
Expert support for legal counsel
Capital gain treatment
Public/private offerings assistance
Obtaining financing for clients
Acquiring and selling properties
Industry expert testimony
Finding tax advantages for operators and investors including tax deferrals and tax deferred exchange
Performing due diligence for acquisitions
Leading the Oil & Gas team at Hall, Kistler, Mike Eberhart’s been in the business for 35 years. Along with John Skakun and Keith Arner, the team are long-standing members of the Ohio Oil & Gas Association (OOGA) and the Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies (COPAS). To learn more about how the Hall, Kistler Oil & Gas team can help you, please contact Mike Eberhart at firstname.lastname@example.org, John Skakun at email@example.com and Keith Arner at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (330) 453-7633.