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The 2024 Business Reference Guide marks the 34th edition of this industry-leading and comprehensive guide to pricing businesses, providing up-to-date rules of thumb and pricing information on more than 600 types of businesses. This comprehensive and intuitive guide is trusted by a wide variety of business professionals including everyone from bankers, CPAs, and business brokers, to the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

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  • Rules of thumb for pricing businesses
  • Key pricing tips and comments from Industry Experts
  • Insightful benchmark information that provides comparison data
  • Invaluable industry resources such as associations, publications, and websites
  • Industry trends, data, and surveys
  • Industry multiple summary data from DealStats

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The 2024 Business Reference Guide, now in its 34th edition, is the essential guide to pricing businesses and franchises.

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