Ensuring a Smooth Business Transition: Succession Planning
Although you may have identified family members you want to transfer ownership to, you must be certain that these individuals can run the business profitably. The planning process helps identify management and training gaps and makes you aware of any tax implications or other potential stumbling blocks you need to consider.
- A succession plan is crucial for a smooth transition of a family-owned firm from one generation to the next.
- You may need to craft a training and development plan to ensure the next generation is effective in managing every area of your business.
- A financial advisor can help navigate common stumbling blocks such as complicated tax implications and family dynamics.