Foundation for Accouting Education’s Real Estate/Construction Contractors Conference

December 3, 2019
CUNY - The Graduate Center

365 5th Avenue

New York City

Herrick partner and chairman emeritus, Harvey Feuerstein, and partner and chair of Herrick's Trusts & Estates Department, Barbara Lawrence, along with Alan Hoffman, CPA, Partner, Janover participated in a panel at the Foundation for Accounting Education's Real Estate/Construction Contractors Conference "Planning for Uncertainty." The panel session addressed the succession planning process, risk factors specific to a family business, and ways to address the division of the business. Specifically, Harvey spoke about the unique characteristics and problems that can arise in the operation of a family run business, while Barbara discussed preparing the next generation for succession of control and mitigating the effects on the business of estate taxes imposed at the death of a shareholder