Center for Private Company Excellence Blog

Don’t Let the IRS Drive Away With Your Tax Deduction! What You Need to Know About Business Vehicles

February 25, 2020

Here is an overview of the necessary information you should be aware of when deducting costs related to a business vehicle.View

Do I Really Need To Update My Buy-Sell Agreement as Part of My Family Transition?

February 21, 2020

As I’ve worked through an abundance of family ownership transition projects over the past few months, one item has surfaced that is often underappreciated – the company’s buy-sell agreement.View

The Fraud Triangle and Your Business

February 19, 2020

The Fraud triangle is a tool that is used to describe how fraud occurs in a business, and it is something that every business owner should understand.View

4 Hidden Drivers of Private Company Valuation

February 6, 2020

Here are four universal valuation drivers that your business can leverage to increase its value.View

3 Challenges of Managing Growth in Your Business

January 31, 2020

Many business owners would be thrilled to have their company’s revenue and net income grow by double digits every year, but high growth businesses can face many challenges.View

Should Your Private Company Board Have a Compensation Committee?

January 24, 2020

A private company can benefit from having a board of directors in a variety of ways, particularly by ensuring that executive compensation plans are not misaligned with long-term shareholder objectives—a problem we frequently encounter.View

In Family Business Transactions, the Structure is More Important Than the Number

January 13, 2020

When preparing for a family business transition, the value of the business matters. But we've found that the structure of the transaction matters even more.View

Not Ready to Transition Your Business? Hiring a President Can Be a Rewarding Alternative

December 23, 2019

For a private company owner who's ready to take a step back from the business but doesn't want to sell, hiring a president can be a rewarding alternative.View

Plan Ahead for Tax Considerations Involving the Sale of a Business

December 23, 2019

Having an idea of the potential sale structure scenario and after-tax proceeds can be a valuable planning tool during the lifecycle of business ownership.View

The Top 5 Blog Posts of 2019

December 20, 2019

Check out the 5 most popular Center for Private Company Excellence blog posts from 2019.View