The Human Side of Exit Planning

by Steve Goodman

CPA, MBA – President & Chief Executive Officer

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Steve Goodman, CEO and Founder of SHG Planning, has over 30 years of experience in business succession planning. His firm specializes in high-end, sophisticated business succession, estate planning, for high and ultra high net worth individuals. Steve enjoys the uniquely interesting challenge that comes with helping this level of client, both technically and emotionally. Steve’s goal is to make sure nothing is overlooked in your wealth transfer.

In his interview, Steve helps humanize and demystify this daunting process. Many people think not planning is easier than planning, as it may cause turbulence within the family, however not having a plan can cause even more family discord. Steve gives a few practical examples of common mistakes made during the planning process, and how individuals may be impacted by them. He also stresses the importance of deeply understanding your unique situation so your wealth and assets can be best managed. The insight Steve offers regarding the human side of estate and succession planning is indispensable.

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CPA, MBA – President & Chief Executive Officer

About Steve Goodman

For more than 30 years, Steven has provided insightful solutions to the challenges of business succession, wealth preservation and charitable planning, focusing on the needs of owners of closely held businesses and high net worth individuals.

He's been featured in the New York Times and is an accomplished speaker and has presented over the years to many organizations and professional groups on efficient business succession, estate planning issues and tax strategies. Steven is a CPA who was vice president of the Trust and Investment Division of JP Morgan Chase and a supervisor for KPMG Peat Marwick, and holds an MBA from Fordham University.

Email Steve today for the business succession planning you deserve.

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