Mergers & Acquisitions
Whether your business is in the acquisition mode or you, as an owner, wish to “cash out” by selling, we can help.
Whether your business is in the acquisition mode or you, as an owner, wish to “cash out” by selling, we can help. Our professionals can assist and guide you through each step of the process.
Mergers & Acquisitions Services
- Acquisition strategy
- Identification of merger and acquisition partners
- Business valuations
- Structuring the transaction
- Employee Stock Option Plans (ESOP)
- Negotiating the deal
- Performing the necessary due diligence
Whether your goal is to raise funds for business expansion or to provide a market for ownership’s shareholdings by broadening equity participation, HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors can help with alternative routes. These might include:
- Venture capital
- Private placements
- Joint ventures
- Public offerings
As a business owner, your company, which has taken years of hard work to establish, may represent the majority of your personal net worth. Knowing the true value of your company before you make significant decisions regarding its future can literally save you and/or your heirs thousands of dollars. HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors prepares valuations on companies for a variety of reasons, including buy-sell negotiations, succession and estate planning, marital dissolution planning, and for estate and gift tax purposes. Business valuations are also used in conjunction with qualified and non-qualified Employee Stock Option Plans, as well as estate freezes, stock redemption plans and litigation support.