Apple Growth Partners

Leif Erickson

Apple Growth Partners Announces Promotions and Annual Award Winners

AKRON, Ohio – (October 7, 2020) – Apple Growth Partners (AGP), award-winning accounting and business advisory firm, proudly announces promotions for two team members and three recipients of annual firm awards. Leif Erickson, CPA, and Brandon Fredericks, CPA, have been promoted to principal. As a principal in the tax department, Erickson is the firm’s Canton …

Apple Growth Partners Announces Promotions and Annual Award Winners Read More »

AGP Tax Advisory: Cash Waterfall Planning

By Brandon Fredericks, CPA | AGP Advisory, Leader Pass-through entities possess many important tax advantages, which include the ability to avoid double taxation and the Qualified Business Income deduction. However, the tax code contains several added complexities and potential tax pitfalls for ill-planned pass-through transactions. One such scenario involves “cash waterfalls” where distributions deviate from the proportion of equity contributed …

AGP Tax Advisory: Cash Waterfall Planning Read More »

AGP Tax Advisory: Debt vs. Equity Financing

By Brandon Fredericks, CPA | AGP Advisory, Leader A prospective buyer faces many important decisions when contemplating purchasing or expanding a business. First and foremost, the target acquisition must provide adequate return potential within an acceptable level of risk. Once this has been determined, the buyer has likely already spent significant time finding the right acquisition and feels anxious to close the transaction. However, more can be done …

AGP Tax Advisory: Debt vs. Equity Financing Read More »

Apple Growth Partners Broadens Canton Office Tax Talent

CANTON, Ohio – (June 3, 2020) – Apple Growth Partners (AGP), award-winning accounting and business advisory firm, welcomes Anthony (Tony) Peterson, CPA, to the Canton office as a senior tax associate. Peterson comes to AGP with an impressive tax and accounting background, having already passed the CPA exam within two years of completing his bachelor’s …

Apple Growth Partners Broadens Canton Office Tax Talent Read More »