Business Succession Planning with a Focus on Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) and Related Transactions
David Johanson of Hawkins Parnell & Young will be discussing business succession planning with a focus on ESOPs. Panelist will provide an overview of benefits and considerations to evaluate if an ESOP is a good fit for a company.
Key topics include:
- Tax incentives for the company and the seller(s)
- How a typical ESOP transaction is structured
- Profile of an Ideal ESOP Candidate
- How Does an ESOP Work?
- How to evaluate whether an ESOP is the correct structure for a company’s succession plan, including valuation, financing, and day-to-day management considerations