Approaching Your Business Sale from the Buyer’s Perspective

Selling a business is one of the most complex financial transactions you will ever make. You need to do several weeks (or more ideally months) of preparation, making sure you are ready to put your business on the market. The other side of the transaction is stressful as well. Prospective buyers have a lot to…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Preparing Form 1041 – Phoenix AZ

Properly filing income tax returns for trusts and estates involves a complete understanding of Form 1041 and the underlying law that governs the reporting of the trust or estate’s activities. This program is meant to introduce accountants who are comfortable with income taxation of individuals to the issues that arise when performing tax compliance engagements…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Business Fraud – Phoenix AZ

This course uses hands-on case studies based on real-world frauds to help participants carry out their financial statement fraud responsibilities. Auditors and corporate accounting and finance professionals in small- to medium-sized entities will find this course relevant. The course includes an overview of the auditor’s responsibilities related to financial statement fraud. In addition, the course…

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Common Types of Business Buyers

When you are ready to sell your business, it is important to prepare well ahead of time. You want to have all your ducks in a row so you can be sure to attract the right buyer. This means getting your financials in order, cleaning up any potential legal issues, making necessary technological upgrades, and…

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Common Myths When Selling an Accounting Practice

Selling a CPA practice is typically a once in a lifetime event. This is the culmination of several years (or even decades) of hard work; and after having poured your life into your practice, you want to receive the value you deserve at exit time. Because so few owners have any experience with accounting practice…

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