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Tax Reform and Value: What business owners need to know.

Is your business worth more – or less – in 2018? Now that the Tax Cut and Jobs Act is law, what now? Because these rules affect the value of your business, every business owner needs to be aware of these important changes. Overall, companies...

February 1, 2018


Fresh Pasta Holiday Fun for the Team

The Quist Team had a great time learning the art of fresh pasta as we shared in a homemade meal at Boulders Food Lab for Christmas 2017. Here are some photos of the fun!

January 5, 2018


Webinar: Revealing your Hidden Company Risks

December 14, 2017


3 Valuation Metrics to Help You Exit Your Business on Top

When Ken, a successful Colorado business owner, decided to exit his company he wasn’t sure what the options were, nor where to get direction. As he started to make these life-altering decisions, he and his wife were operating out of fear. They had a lot...

September 6, 2017


How to Defend Against IRS Valuation Audits

Tax season is quickly approaching, and fear of an audit may be on the minds of some of your clients. While most IRS audits are unlikely (1 in 100), clients filing valuations with estate tax returns are very likely. “This is the I.R.S.’s last whack...

August 22, 2017


Increase Your Client’s Business Value

Mike’s client froze when he asked, “Have you thought about retirement and what that might look like for your business?” He inquired because the last tax season had raised a few red flags. There seemed to be a discrepancy between his client’s expectations and the...

August 7, 2017


3 Steps to Skyrocket Your Company Value Using Brand Expansion

Mo Siegel started Celestial Seasonings in 1969 by hand-picking wild herbs in the mountains of Boulder, Colorado. He turned the herbs into tea, then sold his blends to local health food stores. Quickly the Celestial brand gained traction. It became known as the “tea that’s...

July 14, 2017


Trends and Challenges of Raising Capital in 2017

Private equity and venture capital investments are a fast-growing trend in 2017, making this an attractive option for companies seeking financial assistance for expansion. But as with any major decision, there are pros and cons. Understanding the current trends and challenges will put you one...

July 3, 2017


Top 3 Valuation Drivers that Help Land Early Stage Investors

When Anthony decided to start his own software company, he knew he’d need an investor to bring his idea to life. So early on, he dedicated time and effort to position his company for equity financing. In doing so, he had to learn how investors...

June 26, 2017