Corporate Buy-Sell Agreement
The purpose of this software template is to assist you in the preparation of sample estate planning
The Buy-Sell Agreement is intended for use by the shareholders of a closely-held corporation and
the corporation. It restricts the sale or other transfer of shares of stock and provides for a
shareholder's interest to be purchased by either the corporation or the other shareholders under
certain circumstances (death or retirement of a shareholder, etc.)
You must have these documents reviewed and approved by an Estate Planning Attorney to ensure
that the documents meet your particular needs, as well as to ensure that the documents conform to
the latest requirements of state and federal laws.
You will want to customize the document to reflect your desires concerning payment terms and
valuation of stock.
[Names of Shareholders]
Buy Sell Agreement
Attached is a Buy-Sell Agreement to establish the arrangement as to how we will handle a variety of
situations which may occur during the course of our business relationship.
I believe that it embodies everything we discussed.
Please read the agreement carefully.
We recommend that you also have it reviewed by your own qualified legal counsel.
Time is of the essence.
Please sign and return it to me asap.
Thank you very much!
We wish we could provide an agreement that was tailored exactly to your business. While this is not
always possible, we feel that we've come very close and that this document provides you with the head-
start that you need to get your deal moving. Nevertheless, we must make this disclaimer:
☯ Do Not Use This Agr