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Business Valuation

What Is a Business Valuation of a Closely-Held Company?

A business valuation involves arriving at an opinion regarding the estimated value of a specific ownership interest in a non-publicly traded company, as of a given date for a specific reason. The ownership interest valued may be the company's equity or its total capital, which includes debt and equity.

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Analysis and Expert Witness Testimony For:

  • Lawsuits
    • Breach of Contract
    • Business Interruption
    • Condemnation or Eminent Domain
    • Determining Damages for Loss of a Business
    • Dissenting Shareholder
    • Divorce
    • Lost Business Opportunity
  • Corporate Transactions
    • Merger
    • Acquisition
    • Buy-sell Agreements
    • Determining the Need for Life Insurance
    • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)
    • Obtaining Financing
  • Estate and Gift
    • Charitable Contributions
    • Estate Planning
    • Estate Tax Returns
    • Gifts
  • Other
    • Business Combinations
    • Impairment Testing and Measurement
    • Non-Controlling Interests - Investments in unconsolidated affiliated entities and third party investments in subsidiaries
    • Share-Based Compensation - Restricted stock, phantom stock, profits interests, stock options, valuations for IRC 409A, and ASC 718, etc.
    • SBA Loan Applications
    • Intellectual Property  (e.g., Trademarks, Patents, etc.) for financial reporting, litigation, and bankruptcy court