AgFeed Industries filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a motion to retain Plante & Moran (Contact: Annette Tenerelli-Lemke) as tax services provider at the following hourly rates: partner at $250 to 400, manager at 130 to 250, in-charge at 90 to 130 and staff at 60 to 90. The motion explains, “In the ordinary course of business, the Debtors require the services of seasoned and experienced tax professionals to prepare their federal, state, and local tax returns. Plante & Moran is a professional services company providing accounting, tax and consulting services with over 1,500 professionals located in eighteen offices throughout the United States and two overseas offices….The Debtors have reviewed the qualifications and experience of Plante& Moran’s personnel and believe that such personnel have considerable experience in providing tax services. Thus, the Debtors believe that Plante & Moran is well-suited and qualified to serve the Debtors in these chapter 11 cases.”
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Brandy L. Chetsas is editor in chief at Bankrupt Company News. She joined New Generation Research, Inc. in 1998. As Director of Strategic Content, she leverages 20+ years of communications and project management experience for the distressed investing sector–with particular expertise on corporate restructurings via Chapter 11. Brandy began her career writing for a law enforcement-related publication and teaching English courses at numerous colleges in the U.S. and abroad.