For various reasons, an entrepreneur or an entrepreneur can choose to retire, new occupational challenges, illness-to abandon the trade or the company or to rethink the business idea radically anew.

What steps must I take?

Regardless of the reasons you give up your business, you must follow these steps:

  • Teach the job where you originally signed up your business.
    • What documents you have to submit for the trade deregistration can be found in our top-10 service: Trade deregistration
    • If necessary. Delete entry in the crafting role (in progress)
Find successor

For many companies, the search for the right successor is one of the most difficult sections on the way to an orderly succession regime. Contacts for qualified executives and potential business partners or buyers are in the foreground. On the other hand, many future entrepreneurs place a new Foundation prefer started as a partner or the entire acquiring of a company. They therefore need contact appropriate suppliers.

Here is the nexxt-change business exchange, a Community initiative of the Federal Ministry of economy and energy with the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau, as well as various associations, intuitions of the economy, of credit and the liberal professions. In this Germany's largest business exchange, all regional offers and requests are merged and published.