Valuation Q&A: Trusts and Estates

What did the 2017 Tax Act change that would impact estate planning?

Chad Rucker Quoted in Agenda: What Directors Consider During Takeover Talks

What issues must board members contemplate when facing a competitor’s takeover offer?

INSIGHT Magazine Features Jason Storbeck: What’s Your Business Really Worth

Business owners looking to sell must be mindful of these business valuation factors.

Co-CEO Johnson Guest blogs for the National Association of Corporate Directors

Directors need to ask tough questions to ensure quality decision making.

Sapnas Featured in Mergers & Acquisitions Magazine

“Overall, it is still a seller’s market and business owners are realizing the benefits in prices paid, structure and other transaction-related items.”

Ask the Expert: Van Kirk Featured in Crain’s Cleveland

Larry sat down with Crain Content Studio – Cleveland to share his perspective on advantages and other considerations associated with seeking valuations.

Jane Myung Featured in Accounting Today: Elimination of Step 2, Implications for Public Companies

“While some public companies may initially embrace the simplification, some may recognize that fair value will now be equal to the carrying amount post impairment.”

Charles Sapnas Featured in Accounting Today: FASB Clarifies Definition of a Business

“The distinction between an asset purchase and a business combination can make a difference to a company’s financial reporting.”

Edward Hamilton Featured in Accounting Today: Best Practices for Valuing Contingent Consideration

Hamilton also shares examples to highlight current best practices using an option-based approach based on financial metrics such as revenue or EBITDA.

Five Misperceptions: Credit Valuation Adjustments in Swap Valuations

An overview for corporate accounting professionals of Credit Valuation Adjustments and five common misperceptions about them.