Here are the top 7 reasons for a business valuation from a certified business appraiser:
1. Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A):
2. Estate and Gift Tax Planning:
3. Divorce Litigation:
4. Partnership Disputes:
A business valuation provides an independent and impartial evaluation of the value of a business to help resolve disputes between partners over the distribution of profits, the buyout of a departing partner, or other issues.
5. Bankruptcy and Insolvency Proceedings:
A business valuation helps determine the value of assets and liabilities in bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings, which can help to determine a fair and equitable distribution of assets among creditors.
6. Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs):
7. Corporate Planning and Financial Reporting:
A business valuation provides a basis for making informed decisions about the future direction and strategy of a company, and also helps to ensure accurate financial reporting by providing a fair market value of assets and liabilities.