Weston & Associates Chartered Accountants - business purchases and sales

By: Weston & Associates  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Cash Flow

Business purchases, sales and due diligence

Obtaining professional advice when buying or selling a business is essential to ensure that the process will happen smoothly and at the right price. 

The experienced team at Weston & Associates will guide you in making the right decisions for you and your business.

Purchasing a Business

D ue diligence will normally involve engaging (accountants, lawyers and banks)  to investigate financial reports,  employment contracts, supply agreements, leases and other information to determine an appropriate purchase price.

We can also advise on the best structures and breakdown of sale and purchase agreements for taxation purposes.

Selling a Business

We can guide you to determine the best selling price and terms. We can also prepare projected budgets and cash flow statements to assist with a sale.


Keywords: Cash Flow

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