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What to Know Before You Start Succession Planning

August 25, 2020 - What do you want for your business when you leave it? While there are many factors to consider in succession planning, your choice will ultimately come down to answering that question. When you sit down with your team of...

Addressing ESOP Valuation Challenges During COVID-19

April 20, 2020 - With the exponential spread of the COVID-19 virus triggering extended governmental stay-at-home orders, the resulting economic turmoil is providing a new challenge for ESOP companies, particularly with their business valuations.

The ESOP Feasibility Study is a Transaction Roadmap

February 5, 2020 โ€” The sale of a business is the culminating event for many business owners who are finally ready to begin the next chapter of their life. Confronted with the myriad of exit options available, an Employee Stock Ownership Plan...

1042 Election: Defer Taxes on Your Sale to an ESOP

ESOPs come with a variety of advantages for the sponsoring company, the selling shareholders, and employees alike. For shareholders considering selling to an ESOP, a 1042 rollover can be a great tax deferral opportunity. Furthermore, while access...

Benefits of Being an ESOP Firm

October 16, 2019 โ€” Imagine you own a business, and it's profitable. While it's been great running the show, you'd like to be able to divest some of your time away without selling to a third party or introducing heightened risk to your company....

Proud to Sponsor and Speak at NCEO 2019

St. Paul, Minnesota (February 12, 2019) โ€“ Accounting firm Redpath and Company, Ltd. (Redpath) is a proud sponsor of the NCEO conference in Pittsburgh this spring.

We're Speaking at the Fall ESOP Forum in Albuquerque

August 15, 2018 โ€”Do you have questions as an ESOP plan sponsor? Brian Sweeney, our ESOP Partner will be at The Fall ESOP Forum: Best Practices in Employee Ownership, sponsored by the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO). 

Would Employee Ownership Better Your Business?

[February 2, 2020 Update: We have a more comprehensive version of this article available on this page.] Deciding if an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is the right business strategy for you is a little more complex than just addressing some...

Redpath is a Proud Sponsor and Speaker at NCEO in Atlanta

St. Paul, Minnesota (January 29, 2018) โ€“ Accounting firm Redpath and Company, Ltd. (Redpath) is a proud sponsor of the NCEO conference in Atlanta this spring. More than 1,700 people will gather April 18-20, 2018 for the 2018 Employee Ownership...