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What is an ESOP Feasibility Study?


By Matt Silla, ASA, CFA If you’ve decided to take a closer look at an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) for your succession plan, you may be wondering what the next steps are. The typical next step is an…


Does an ESOP Make Sense for My Succession Plan?

Image of a business owner choosing a ESOP as a succession plan.


By Matt Silla, ASA, CFA | Senior Manager – Business Valuation  As a business owner, you have to make many decisions, including how, and when, it’s time for you to move on from your business. The process of stepping…


Transforming the Automotive Industry Through Empowering Women


By Bethany Dria, Senior Associate Despite ride-share services, like Uber and Lyft, shifting how people are transported place to place, car ownership is still on the rise, including the demand for used vehicles. Car dealerships should evolve the sales…


How Lettuce Went Techy: Understanding Blockchain


This article is Part 2 of a series written by Apple Growth Partners to introduce emerging technology to clients and business owners. By Brandon Fredericks, CPA  The great Lettuce Crisis of 2018. As you may recall, at the end…


Changes to Proposed Overtime Rules


By Susan Peirce, CPA, MTax | Principal | Audit & Assurance On Thursday, March 7, 2019, the Department of Labor (DOL) finally issued its proposed replacement of the Obama administration’s controversial overtime rule. Under the current administration’s proposal, the…