November 26, 2019
Understanding Business Valuations
By Achim Neumann
The term “business valuation” or “business appraisal” refers to the objective and impartial process of discovering the true and supportable value of a business, enterprise ownership affair, an intangible asset, or even a security, as at a specific date.
Choose a Valuation Firm with Experience
Every Business valuation performed by A. Neumann & Associates LLC, is executed by professionally certified appraiser who have significant experience in the field of business appraisals and transfers. In our valuations, we ensure thorough compliance with the standards set by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice of the Appraisal Foundation (USPAP), along with the Business Appraisal Standards of the Institute of Business Appraisers. By complying with set standards, our clients are sure that we are using established and peer-reviewed methods of valuation to arrive at defendable valuations.
Why Should You Have Your Business Appraised?
Every business, whether successful or otherwise, will one day need to be reliably and impartially appraised for a number of reasons.
- Sale of the Business
- Partnership Agreements
- Financing Requests
- Partnership Buyouts & Partnership Disputes
- Divorce Cases Involving Founders
- Gift Taxes
- Estate Planning
- Insurance Claims
- Valuation Reports
- Changing from a “C” Corp. to a “S” Corp.
- Allocation of Purchase Price
- Business Appraisal Report – Unlike the Valuation Report, this is a more comprehensive and formal report that can be used for litigation and can be presented to external parties like the IRS. This report typically contains a step-by-step explanation of the valuation process.
About A Neumann & Associates, LLC
A Neumann & Associates, LLC is a professional mergers & acquisitions and business brokerage firm having assisted business owners and buyers in the business valuation and business transfer process through its affiliations for the past 30 years. With an A+ Better Business Bureau rating, the company has senior trusted professionals with a deep knowledge based in multiple field offices along the East Coast and has performed hundreds of business valuations in its history. The firm’s competitive transaction fees are based on successfully completing transactions. For more information, please contact A Neumann & Associates at 732-872-6777 or firstname.lastname@example.org