Description : For many the dream of owning their own business remains just that. Even if you have a great idea, the work and money involved in building a business from the ground up can prove too daunting. What few aspiring entrepreneurs realise is that buying an already existing business can be far easier, sometimes possible with little or no money at all, and can be just as satisfying a route to self-sufficiency. In easy-to-follow language, Buying and Selling a Business takes you through the entire process, from identifying your target business and assembling the right team to help you, to valuation, agreeing terms and finding the necessary finance. Just as importantly, Haigh helps you ensure your deal is the right deal for you, offering advice on running the business you buy and implementing proper exit strategies from the start. With valuable appendices containing typical documentation, and how to read them, Jo Haigh's book is a one-stop resource to closing the deal and transforming your life.
Description : Contains technical guidance and practice aids on the tax aspects of buying or selling a closely held business, covering due diligence considerations guidance, tax accounting and reporting and the choice of business entity.
Description : Buying and Selling a Business reveals key strategies used to sell and acquire business investments. Garrett Sutton, Esq. is a best selling author of numerous law for the layman books, and he guides the reader clearly through all of the obstacles to be faced before completing a winning transaction. “Buying and Selling a Business” uses real life stories to illustrate how to prepare your business for sale, analyze acquisition candidates and assemble the right team of experts. The book also clearly identifies how to understand the tax issues of a business sale, how to use confidentiality agreements to your benefit and how to negotiate your way to a positive result. Robert Kiyosaki, the best selling author of Rich Dad/Poor Dad has this to say about Buying and Selling a Business, “Garrett Sutton’s information is priceless for anyone who wants to increase his or her knowledge of the often secret world of the rich, what the rich invest in, and some of the reasons why the rich get richer.” Buying and Selling a Business is a timely business book for our times.
Description : This book explains how to start or buy, then develop and sell, a business in order to realize capital and personal wealth. When making profit plans, most owners work only on a day-to-day basis and give no thought to an exit or succession. Many are unaware that it is possible to work on the profit and capital value at the same time. Here the authors show the owner how to achieve maximum income during his/her stewardship of the business, while planning for a sizeable business asset through a sale. Using case studies and detailed guidance, the book provides practical advice on how to create and improve capital value through various means, such as leadership, people, culture and branding.
Description : A clearly written, precisely detailed guide for anyone considering buying or selling a business. The simple guidelines outlined in the book help readers to avoid the five major pitfalls of buying and the six even bigger pitfalls or selling. Includes sample agreements, tax tips and resources.
Description : Tells how to evaluate a business's worth, make use of new tax laws, obtain financing, and negotiate a contract, and answers common questions about acquisitions problems
Description : A twenty-first-century update to the modern business classic . .. For more than fifteen years, this handy guide has providedentrepreneurs and small business owners with a simple, step-by-stepplan for buying or selling a business-without their own specialteam of lawyers and accountants. Written by leading businessattorney Robert Klueger, this up-to-date guide now includeseverything you need to know about recent tax law changes, as wellas an entirely new chapter on limited liability companies. Itanswers all your critical questions, covering everything from thevaluation of a business through the negotiation stages to closingthe deal. Packed with the kind of real-world guidance you can only get from aprofessional, Buying & Selling a Business, Second Edition showsyou how to: * Choose a business that's right for you * Evaluate the business, determine why the seller is selling,analyze the seller's operations, and analyze balance sheets, incomestatements, and cash flow * Negotiate effectively-including negotiating for price, timing,stock and asset agreements, noncompetitive agreements, andmore * Buy a franchise-key considerations that make a franchisedifferent * Ensure a hassle-free closing with no surprises