Energy Brochure

Oilfield Services

From volatile commodity prices and regulatory changes to compliance issues related to business structures and joint venture agreements, those in the oil and gas business have much to consider. And because there are many challenges unique to the oil and gas industries, you need advisors who comprehend the specific opportunities and dilemmas you face each day. BKD can help.

We monitor proposed changes in federal and state laws and emerging industry trends to provide oil and gas clients tax, audit and consulting services tailored to their specific needs. By having a clear understanding of your business, BKD can help with domestic and international tax requirements, including business structuring solutions and tax services to reduce or defer taxes and increase cash flow.

We also can offer consulting solutions based on our thorough knowledge of the industry's dynamic environment and the controls needed for companies to effectively manage risk, while achieving their business objectives and sustaining a competitive advantage. As a member of Praxity, AISBL, a global alliance of firms, we provide energy professionals with local expertise in the countries where they operate. The Praxity Energy & Mining working group has more than 50 partners representing 30 firms in 23 countries.

With approximately 300 clients in the energy field, you'll gain the peace of mind that comes from advisors versed in the industry. BKD works with exploration and production, midstream and downstream companies, as well as crude and natural gas marketers and oilfield services.

Financial Statement Audits

  • U.S. GAAP
  • IFRS

Tax Planning & Compliance

  • Federal and state income taxes
  • Transfer pricing
  • International tax compliance & planning
  • State and local sales and property taxes
  • Federal, state and local incentives and special credit planning
  • Research and development credit studies
  • Section 199 studies
  • Cost segregation studies

Risk Management Services

  • Entity risk management
  • Process reviews
  • Internal audit
  • IT audit
  • Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Emergency response

Contract Audits

  • Supplier audits
  • Construction audits
  • Joint venture audits
  • Service-level agreement audits (for shared services)

Forensic & Valuation

  • Business valuation
  • Strategic insolvency and bankruptcy services
  • Fraud prevention and investigations
  • Litigation support and computer forensics
  • Compliance with anti-corruption & bribery laws


  • Business requirements analysis
  • Software implementation and support

Growth & Sustainabiltiy

Growing your company and keeping an eye on efficiency, quality control and the bottom line can be a challenge. You need guidance. BKD National Manufacturing & Distribution Group has the experience to help your company with the following:

  • Strategic planning
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Economic incentives
  • Market analysis
  • Performance enhancement recommendations
  • Due diligence
  • Business restructuring
  • Investment planning

Jeff Ronsse


Jeff Ronsse


Construction & Real Estate, Manufacturing & Distribution

Two Warren Place
6120 S. Yale Avenue, Suite 1400
Tulsa, OK 74136-4223


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