VRC Portfolio Valuation Practice Grows, Responds to Market Demands

In response to a growing demand for client portfolio valuations in the areas of both private equity and credit, we are pleased to welcome six new, talented colleagues.

The Evolution of the Distributor Method

Originally considered a unique approach to determining the fair value of customer-related assets, the method has become mainstream methodology and evolved into a foundational analytical tool.

Transfer Pricing Has Changed

Changes for related-party transactions, especially among subsidiaries of multinational corporations, make updated transfer pricing studies a necessity to justify the charges, often including royalty rates, for these transactions.

Contingent Consideration: Practical Pointers for Earnouts in Business Combinations

Contingent consideration can salvage a business combination when buyer and seller can’t agree on value, which is especially true in a frothy deal environment with high valuations and overpayment concerns.

Valuation Issues in Japan

Financial reporting in Japan is mostly based on Japanese Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (JGAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

GlobeSt.com Features Ryan Werkheiser

Werkheiser to Globest.com: “While the definitions of property seem straightforward, there is considerable room for interpretation…that may have a significant economic impact for taxpayers.”

PJ Patel Will Present “The Evolution of the Distributor Method”

“As we consider how other types of customer-related intangibles are valued, the distributor method has now evolved into a foundational analytical tool to assist in determining cash flow, discount rates, and value.”

ASC 842 Lease Accounting: Simplifying the Incremental Borrowing Rate Debacle

Implementation of the ASC 842 lease accounting standard is putting companies in a challenging position to determine their applicable incremental borrowing rate.

Private Equity & Venture Capital Valuations

How did a roomful of credit managers learn to stop worrying and love the AICPA Private Securities Valuation Guide?

Real vs. Personal Property: Distinguishing Between the Two Can Impact Property Tax

Tax benefits exist for companies that distinguish real versus personal property. However, legal nuances, if interpreted inaccurately, can bring significant economic consequences.