Frac Sand

    Frac Sand and Mining Industry

    Maximizing every opportunity for cost savings and tax advantages.

    What better time to be in the frac sand business.  But big demand comes with big concerns, too.
    When demand for frac sand is great, you have to move fast to take advantage of the opportunity and stay ahead of your competition. Your primary concerns may focus on equipment needs, construction costs, financing, logistics, regulations, and permits, not to mention environmental impact, reclamation, land owners, and community concerns.
    With all the time and energy you spend on any number of these issues, you may be missing out on a wide range of significant cost savings and tax advantages, not to mention adequate help with technology and the back office support you need to be successful.  Wipfli can help.

    Deep Experience
    Rely on outside support from a firm with specialized expertise and deep knowledge of the frac sand and mining industry.
    Wipfli’s consultants and tax professionals are uniquely qualified to help you tackle the issues of your industry. Our dedicated manufacturing and distribution practice is the firm’s largest, developing strategies and implementing solutions for more than 1,800 manufacturers and distributors. It’s a depth and breadth of expertise that can only come from over 80 years of serving the industry.
    With deep experience and a solid understanding of your business and lifecycle, we know the issues to anticipate.  No matter how young or mature your business is, or whether your focus is mining or processing, Wipfli can show you where to find smart tax strategies, meaningful savings and the back office help you need to meet your goals.

    Powerful Blend of Services
    Beyond traditional tax and accounting services, Wipfli brings significant business and industry-specific services to ensure your overall success. You have to look hard among firms our size to find traditional service offerings and the comprehensive consulting services you’ll find at Wipfli. We’ll study your specific situation and provide advice in key areas such as:

    Contact Us

    For more information, please contact:

    Linda Feirn, Partner
    Phone: 715.858.6661
    Paul Barstad, Partner
    Phone: 715.858.6668

    Featured Success Story

    Sand Source Services
    The recent boom in hydrofracking for natural gas has created a flurry of entrepreneurial activity. As companies race to get in on the action, Sand Source Services turned to Wipfli and leaped ahead with tax-savvy strategies and inventive technology.
    Click here to read detailed story; just one example of the range of services and smart strategies Wipfli can bring to frac sand businesses.