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7 Business Evaluations and Appraisals to Determine Business Value

There are many circumstances where a formal Business Valuation is required. Business valuations are geographically influenced. A Business Valuation in Houston Texas might create a different value than a similar business in New York. Business Valuations are also known...

Selling a Business: The C Corp to S Corp Dilemma?

Selling a business set up as a C corporation can have some very painful tax consequences. The following is not legal or tax advice. Consult with your CPA and/or attorney before taking any action Is your business a C Corporation? If yes, PLEASE READ THIS! Do you want...

Selling a Business in the NEXT Energy Boom

Those of us who work regularly in and around the oil & gas energy industry recognize the difficulties presented by the current depressed energy prices and its effect on energy services, production and exploration companies. We view the world through the process of...

What is the Value of a Small Business?

Buy a business to secure your financial future. Small businesses have different values to different people. When you decide to try to purchase a small business you will likely find it helpful to have a reference point from an independent source. The following book...

Common Characteristics of Profitable Businesses

As a Business Broker I've had the opportunity to meet with and analyze more than 2,000 businesses. I have come to discover that there are 6 basic characteristics that are almost always found in profitable businesses. 6 Characteristics of Profitable Businesses: The...