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Whether you are starting your own franchise system, expanding an established operation, or thinking about becoming a multi-unit franchisee, you are going to have a lot of questions – Citrin Cooperman delivers solutions for franchisors and multi-unit franchisees.

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How Citrin Cooperman Can Help

Citrin Cooperman is proud to have one of the leading national franchising practices in the country. For over 40 years, Citrin Cooperman’s dedicated Franchising Industry Practice has supported some of the largest franchise operations with a vast array of diversified concepts. We work with the owners, operators, controllers, and CFOs of a wide range of franchisors helping them establish their brands, and grow their businesses to the next level. When companies are preparing for mergers and acquisitions and expansion, Citrin Cooperman’s Franchising Industry Practice, comprised of experienced Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) accredited professionals, offers the guidance and insight needed by franchisors to minimize uncertainty, meet financial statement audit, tax and other compliance and contractual obligations, and stay focused on building their businesses. We are passionate about franchising and have the experience and knowledge necessary to help you achieve your goals.

There is simply no substitute for experience. We take what we have seen and learned over the past 40 years representing and working with some of the largest franchise concepts in the world - during the greatest and most active franchise industry growth periods - and support our clients with beneficial, productive consulting services geared towards their individual needs.

Citrin Cooperman is a proud member of the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Supplier Forum, the IFA’s Professional Group, co-chairs of the IFA’s Women’s Franchise Network - New York/New Jersey chapter, sponsor of the Philadelphia Franchise Association, and co-facilitators of the New York and Philadelphia Franchise Business Networks.

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Astute guidance for accelerated returns

In addition to our core assurance, tax, and advisory services, Citrin Cooperman also has a dedicated Franchise Private Equity team that can support you with a powerful combination of relationship management and actionable plans, tailored to your unique needs for achieving optimal results.

We provide strategic guidance to private equity sponsors, venture capital funds, and portfolio companies throughout the entire fund cycle. We steer all aspects of fund services, transaction advisory services, and portfolio management and compliance through a comprehensive suite of attest, tax, structuring, compliance, valuation, and business advisory services. We have the technical skills, industry knowledge, and insight to make critical decisions and add value at a moment’s notice. Our services include:

  • Buy-side, sell-side, and lender due diligence
  • Quality of earnings reports (Q of E’s)
  • Tax due diligence
  • Working capital analysis
  • Merger and Acquisition valuation services
  • Purchase price allocations
  • Integration consulting
  • IPO readiness

Memberships & Accolades

Institute of Certified Franchise Executives
Franchising Practice Ranked 3rd as ‘Top Franchise Supplier’ by Entrepreneur Magazine
Top Franchise Supplier 2023
International Franchise Association
Member, International Franchise Professionals Group

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