How Buy-Sell Agreements Factor into Business Owners’ Estate Plans

If you're a business owner, you may already be familiar with buy-sell agreements. These legal documents set rules for the disposition of owners' business interests should they die, become disabled, get divorced or withdraw from Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Sep 14, 2022

Valuing ESOPs

Employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) provide tax-saving opportunities for business owners who want to cash out and transfer ownership to employees without immediately giving up control of the business. However, valuing stock held by an Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Aug 18, 2022

How to Use the Cost Approach to Valuing a Business

The balance sheet — which shows a company's assets and liabilities — is a logical starting point for valuing certain types of businesses. The cost (or asset) approach specifically focuses on this part of a Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Jul 20, 2022

Don’t Discount the Key Person Discount

In the fourth quarter of 2021, CEO resignations were up 16% over the prior year, according to executive outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. Recent and announced high profile departures include Twitter's Jack Dorsey, Amazon's Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Mar 03, 2022