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How to Find and Use Tax Credits as a Business Owner

Businesses need a few important things to succeed: dedicated employees, a solid product or service, and cash. Cash is king. Colorado business owners can keep more cash in the business by finding and taking advantage of tax credits.   Of course, like most tax issues, the tax credit topic tends to make business owners a little […]

Top 4 Tax Compliance Issues for Companies

You probably decided to run your own business for various reasons, such as independence or the ability to offer something valuable to your community; However, chances are, an opportunity to learn about the tax code was nowhere on your list.   Filing taxes and complying with tax rules are critical parts of every business owner’s […]

Business partnerships can work exceptionally well when both people are equally vested in the company’s future. Over time, however, their vesting can fade for one reason or another. What happens if one partner wants to sell or exit, and the other doesn’t? It’s crucial to take proactive steps to limit legal disputes if such a […]

The prospect of purchasing a business is an exciting one, filled with many potential opportunities. However, it’s crucial not to get so caught up in the excitement and possibilities that you gloss over asking the right questions you need to make the best decision. Everyone should be asking for the financials including the company’s, and […]

Business sales don’t just happen overnight. They typically require months of planning and preparation. Even if you don’t have to negotiate a price, the logistics of selling an organization can sometimes be quite burdensome and time-consuming. Having your deal fall apart right before closing is devastating, to say the very least. Months of hard work […]

Mergers and acquisitions are among the most complicated endeavors your business may be involved in. There are many reasons for this, including that you must determine the right deal structure and purchase agreement terms. The right structure and terms for your company will depend on your goals, how your company is structured, and how you want to manage […]

Mergers and acquisitions are a complex area of business and business law. As such, due diligence is of utmost importance in these transactions. Inadvertent or simple mistakes, issues, or miscommunications during the M&A process could make the entire sale go bad. You can help avoid this in your company’s M&A by preparing for due diligence and enlisting the […]

Maybe you are thinking about selling your company but aren’t ready to list it just yet. It’s crucial to note that you can significantly increase its value and the market demand in your industry by looking at it strategically.   Closing and selling a business should be a planned event whenever possible. Ideally, it would help if you could start planning the sale of your business about five years out. Planning gives you a leadership role, […]

Selling your business is a significant decision. If you decide to take this step, you want the transaction to go off without a hitch. Without planning and arming yourself with knowledge, there are bound to be some bumps in the road that could compromise a smooth and profitable process. Here are the top mistakes the business owners […]

Could your business defend itself against a lawsuit brought by an employee? Even with inclusive and positive company cultures, fair pay, and an equal opportunity employment policy, your company could still be at risk. Multiple lawsuits can arise in the workplace, although most are avoidable by using human resource strategies and employee management procedures.   The Top Five Most Common Workplace Lawsuits   […]