Questions to Ask Before Buying a Business

Starting a business can be a life-changing decision. The ability to be your own boss and greatly expand your earning capacity can provide a much higher standard of living for you and your family. For many aspiring entrepreneurs, purchasing an existing business can be a wise choice, because it allows them to bypass the time…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Income Tax, Estate Tax, and Financial-Planning Ideas – Phoenix AZ

With higher tax rates for individuals and trusts, tax planning takes on more importance. Plus, with Social Security going bust and interest rates at an all-time low, new ideas for financial planning for retirement must be considered. The purpose of this course is to explore practical tax-planning ideas that practitioners can use to assist clients…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Advanced Business Law for CPAs – Phoenix AZ

Get a solid understanding of complex legal issues that come up every day and learn how to respond to them. Issue identification is often what separates top financial officers and managers from others. This course covers legal issues in employment, social media/privacy, e-business, intellectual property, corporate law, securities, business taxes, environmental regulation, and public company…

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How Much is My Business Worth

Most business owners reach a point when they want to move on to the next phase in their lives. At that point, the question “what is my business worth?” becomes of paramount importance. Even if they are not looking to sell right away, it is good to know the value when the time comes. Businesses…

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Common Questions Business Buyers Ask

It goes without saying that business sellers and buyers see things from an entirely different perspective. For you as the seller, your business is your “baby”. You have put in countless hours over the years (and in many cases, decades) building it from scratch, making it a profitable enterprise, and bringing it to a point…

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