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How to Treat the Trapped-in Capital Gains in the Valuation of Holding Companies?

The issue of how to treat the trapped-in capital gains most often shows up when applying the Adjusted Net Asset Approach to valuing a holding company. The Adjusted Net Asset Value Approach The Adjusted Net Asset Value Approach is typically used when valuing a real estate or investment holding company. This approach results in the book value of the assets and liabilities being restated to reflect their fair market value. The adjusted net book value …

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What Is The Impact Of COVID-19 On Business Valuation Approaches?

This article discusses the effect of COVID-19 on valuation methodologies as discussed in a Webinar hosted by the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). The panelists included ASA’s, ABV’s, CBV’s and CFA’s from Canada, United Kingdom and United States. Valuation Methodology Income Approach valuation methods include the Discounted Cash Flow and Capitalization of Cash Flow analysis. Discounted Cash Flow Analysis In the Discounted Cash Flow analysis, future cash flows are discounted to present value using an …

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What Is The Best Market Approach Valuation Method For Your Business?

Under the market approach, appraisers use guideline companies to help them estimate the value of a private business. With so many companies in circulation, this approach has become a long-standing valuation touchstone. This article discusses two primary valuation methods that are categorized under the market approach: the guideline public company method and the guideline merger and acquisition method. The guideline public company valuation method Under this method, appraisers identify companies whose stock (or partnership interests) …

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17 Reasons You Should Have A Business Valuation

There are many reasons to seek valuation. Seek valuation if you find yourself in a situation listed below. In my last post, I listed the three types of valuation reports and what they entail, namely: Comprehensive Valuation Report; Estimate Valuation Report; Calculation Report. Understanding when you need a business valuation is important when making major decisions and determining the type of valuation report you need. 17 Reasons Why You Should Consider a Business Valuation: Buying …

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Types of Valuation Reports

We are frequently asked the question: what are the types of Valuation Reports? Here is a summary of each and what these Valuation Reports entail. Comprehensive Valuation Report Contains a conclusion as to the value of shares, assets or an interest in a business. Based on a comprehensive review and analysis of the business, its industry and all other relevant factors, adequately corroborated and; Generally set out in a detailed report. This report provides the …

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