Insuring for Business Continuation

Katt, Peter C.
February 2000
Journal of Financial Planning;Feb2000, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p28
Academic Journal
Presents the author's observations on common examples of poor planning when it comes to closely held companies. Sole shareholder; Professional corporations; Family business.


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