We have waited in limbo for the past year to learn the fate of these proposed changes to the tax code. Just over a week ago, the estate and gift tax planning world finally received some closure.
Sean Saari, CPA / ABV / CVA / MBA, authored a feature article in the July/August 2017 edition of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal.
How do you identify the value of your business and compare it to other businesses in your market space?
On December 12, 2016, a three-alarm electrical fire broke out in a building in Akron’s historic district, quickly spreading to buildings within its proximity and engulfing them in smoke, including the four-story, mixed-use building next door. One of Skoda Minotti’s clients, a marketing business in that building, suffered extensive smoke damage to the company’s electronics […]
Do you have a direct ownership interest in a privately held company? Or did your company grant you stock options, stock appreciation rights, or another kind of stock-based compensation? If so, do you know what your business interest is worth?
The Capitalization of Cash Flow Method is most often used when a company is expected to have a relatively stable level of margins and growth in the future – it effectively takes a single benefit stream and assumes that it grows at a steady rate into perpetuity.
There are two income-based approaches that are primarily used when valuing a business, the Capitalization of Cash Flow Method and the Discounted Cash Flow Method. These methods are used to value a company based on the amount of income the company is expected to generate in the future.
This balance sheet-focused method is used to value a company based on the difference between the fair market value of its assets and liabilities.
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners adopted substantive revisions to three statutory accounting principles that insurance companies should keep in mind during the New Year.
The Guideline Transaction Method values a business based on pricing multiples derived from the sale of companies that are similar to the subject company.