John Poffenbarger Published in Washington CPA Magazine

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An article written by Karr Tuttle Campbell Shareholder John Poffenbarger was published in Washington CPA’s Fall 2015 issue. The article, entitled “Succession Planning and ‘Buy-Sell’ Agreements for Closely-Held Businesses” highlights the importance of creating a plan for closely-held businesses that prepares it for the eventual retirement or death of the founder. Mr. Poffenbarger goes on to detail a common element to many successful plans: the “buy-sell” agreement. Read the article in full here.

John Poffenbarger chairs KTC’s Estate Planning and Administration department. He concentrates his practice in the areas of estate and trust planning for individuals and business planning for privately-held companies.

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