A good accountant can be invaluable for family businesses. CampdenFB looks at the issues family businesses face with their relationship with the profession, and then goes on to recommend the top 10 in Europe.
Accountancy firms like family businesses. After all, family businesses offer scope for them to charge lucrative fees across a host of disciplines for both the business and the family. And as long as these fees aren’t too high and trust is established, accountancy firms can build up lasting relationships between themselves and business principals.
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News that the Italian government is looking to protect local companies against unwanted takeovers is likely to be greeted with relief among family businesses in the country – at least in the immediate future.