When it comes to an associate buy-in, owners and their associates have divergent interests with respect to the valuation of a business and the future benefits to be received from said business. Your attorney should address these challenges and work to structure and negotiate an associate buy-in agreement that aligns as much as possible the collective interests and objectives of all. It is important to address any potential concerns to avoid future conflict. Ease into the transition of an associate buy-in with industry-specific documentation that accounts for details such as tax responsibility and ownership rights.
Business Buy-In Agreements