WhippleWood is a preferred vendor for McDonalds franchisees and have partnered with many since the early 1990s. We also serve numerous other food and beverage clients, from Chick-Fil-A franchisees to family owned restaurants. We possess in-depth understanding of the complex tax issues of this unique line of business, as well as the financial reporting requirements of the franchisor. Our team provides business tax consulting expertise to numerous franchisees involved in the process of buying and selling restaurants to position them in maximizing value and minimizing tax problems. We understand the value drivers in this business, and the tax ramifications of buy/sell transactions.