Are You Sitting on Untapped Business Investment Capital

Many individuals would like to go into business for themselves, but they lack the capital to get started. This is especially true if they are trying to purchase an existing business or get into an established franchise brand. These options typically require at least a six-figure investment, which is beyond the reach for a lot…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Fundamentals of 1031 Exchanges

Cover critical aspects, common problem areas and strategies for successful 1031 exchanges. Examine Form 8824 preparation, replacement property adjusted basis computations, advanced 1031 strategies and more. Study advanced 1031 exchange strategies such as reverse exchange, partners/TIC structures, and improvement exchanges (including “Bartell” parking arrangements). Bring questions and increase your expertise. Updated in 2018 for effects…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Tax Considerations in Buying and Selling a Business

Review options for structuring the sale of a business, from both buyer’s and seller’s perspectives with the aim of minimizing tax cost. Attendees will consider the sale of C corps, S corps and partnerships. This course covers topics not routinely considered in a tax compliance practice, but important to the sale of a business. When: July…

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Are You Really Ready to Sell Your Business

You have worked for years to build your business. You have put in countless hours of blood, sweat, and tears, and you have turned it into a successful enterprise. But now you are thinking about getting out. The decision whether to sell a business is most likely one of the most important decisions of your…

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Benefits of Buying an Existing Business

If you want to be in business for yourself, there are two general ways for you to get started. You can start a business from scratch and do all the initial set up work yourself, or you can purchase an existing business that has already been established. All other factors being equal, buying an existing…

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