Note: This article is courtesy of Iris.xyz
By Bill Acheson
Every year after tax season, ‘for sale’ signs go up at CPA firms across the country. It’s no wonder.
It’s a grueling business that forces accountants to run a marathon-length sprint at tax time to accommodate their clients, most of whom file on April 15. Once it’s over, it’s not uncommon for CPAs who are near retirement age (or even younger!) to call it quits. The result can be a buyer’s market for anyone looking to buy an established firm.