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Exit Financing Sources

An important part of the Exit Plan is understanding what where the funds come from and in what form. We have put together a few main points to help inform the exiting owner.  So, let’s take a look at the types of capital available and what type...

From Manager to Shareholder – You Role as Exiting Owner

From manager to CFO, the privately-held business owner understands that the buck stops with them.  Now, despite the number of hats one wares, the responsibilities technically falls under the role of the ‘employee’ of the business,  share holder or Chairman of the Board of Directors....

Tax Strategies-Passive Investor Rule

An Overview of the ‘Passive Investor’ Rules In a June Blog we took a closer look at 3.8% Income Tax and how it may impact your take home pay. The important consideration for business owners is that the 3.8% tax specifically applies to business income and gains...

Restaurant Launch – Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill

Opus Consulting Group is proud to have been apart of the new hot spot in town-Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill.  The owners Adam Powers and Jeremy Rush, approached Opus last year in August 2012 with their dream of operating their own establishment. Opus Consulting Group...

Investment Income Tax

When planning your Business Exit and preparing for your lifestyle after you leave your business behind, it is extremely important to know how much of the proceeds from the sale of the  business you actually get to keep.  We at Opus Consulting Group include tax...

Benefits of an ESOP

Exiting business owners face a variety of options to leave their business behind. A common exit option is the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), often used by business owners who have a strong tie to their employees and would like to see their company continue...

Agents of Change Conference

Opus Consulting Group assists companies with business acceleration and corporate renewal services, helping companies launch and navigate in unknown terrain. A crucial phase of the renewal process is evaluating the companies' digital outreach, online presence and visibility.  The Agents Of Change Digital Marketing Conference 2013 is...

Social Hour with TMA

                               Details & Registration   The second year in a row the Maine Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association is hosting a Spring Cocktail Hour at DiMillo's. We at Opus Consulting Group would like to...

Planning ahead for your Exit

Exit planning is a process whereby you, the business owner, are prepared to cash in on your business, take care of your personal goals, and do so in a manner and time period that is accommodating to you. You have spent a multitude of resources creating our...