Consulting Services

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Business Continuity Planning

No matter how your business grows or which direction it takes, you can count on the ATLAS to continue to provide a high level of service and expertise as your needs, scope and focus evolve. Our business continuity services cover the entire spectrum of needs, such as:

Start-Up Services

  • Choice of business entity, including analysis of tax ramifications, legal protections and employee benefits options
  • Complete and submit federal and state applications for identification numbers
  • Apply for business license
  • Registration for state income tax and sales tax withholding and remittance
  • Accounting and database software selection, customization and implementation
  • Staff Training

Business Plans

  • Provide a clear, precise and meaningful sense of direction for your company for a specified period of time
  • Plans can be prepared for both internal and external purposes
  • Secure funding and lines of credit
  • Incorporate performance measurement and key employee motivation
  • Present information effectively to outside parties
  • Business Valuations / M&A

Transition planning

  • Secured lending and advisory services
  • Stakeholder requirements, including buy-sell agreements, forecasting, feasibility analysis and strategic planning
  • Tax analysis and planning, including estate planning, employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), gift and estate taxes, purchase price allocation.

Litigation Support

  • Bankruptcy planning, asset management and disposition
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Problem loan resolution
  • Insolvency accounting
  • Damage claims
  • Fraud and embezzlement
  • Marital dissolution

Special Needs

  • Crisis management for business in trouble
  • Appraisals and auctions
  • Turnarounds and workouts
  • Orderly liquidation of assets
  • Problem loan resolution and workout resource for lending institutions