Business Sales

Business Sales & Purchases

Business Sales

Greg Launhardt has been the closing escrow attorney for St Louis Group Business Brokers for over 15 years. He has completed over 500 closing for the sale/purchase of small businesses. Please use the following link to see their web site. If you want to list your existing business we encourage you to call St Louis Group and ask for Dennis Duffin. Another good web site for business brokers is

If you have already found a purchaser for your business, Greg can assist you in drafting a Sales Contract and the related closing documents. The fee for this service is generally $1,500.

Business Purchases

Todd Thomason has assisted dozens of clients in analyzing the financial statements of potential business purchases.

If you have reached the point where you are ready to make an offer STOP and call Todd, his phone number is (314) 842-1313.

Then put together a package for Todd to review.
The information package should include at a minimum the following items.
1. Tax returns: 3 years minimum, more if available.
2. Financial statements for every tax return year.
3. Bank statements for a minimum of one year.
4. Payroll tax returns for the prior year.
5. Depreciation schedules.

Greg Launhardt can assist you in setting up a corporation or limited liability company for your new business, INC/LLC. Greg can also assist you in drafting a Letter of Intent or Asset Purchase Agreement.

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