Chris Mellen to Present at NACVA Financial SuperConference in Fort Lauderdale on December 10

Chris Mellen’s presentation will discuss valuation considerations for baby boomer business owners as they prepare for exit opportunities.

Industry Update: Construction Machinery & Equipment

Construction Machinery & Equipment Industry Update release! Read VRC’s latest Industry Update on Construction Machinery & Equipment for relevant market data, trends in EBITDA multiples, notable deals and more.

Industry Update: Building Material Distribution

Just released! Read VRC’s latest Industry Update on Building Material Distribution for relevant market data, trends in EBITDA multiples, notable deals and more.

Industry Update: Cannabis

Brand new! Read VRC’s latest Industry Update covering Cannabis. Learn about relevant market data, trends in EBITDA multiples, notable deals and more.

Charles Costa

Mr. Costa specializes in valuations of businesses, pass-through entities, and intangible assets for financial reporting, tax purposes, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), and exit/succession planning.…

Personal Goodwill: Hunting & Bagging an Elusive, Tax-Advantaged Prey

Allocating a portion of proceeds from the sale of assets of a private company to the personal goodwill of a major shareholder can result in significant tax benefits to buyer and seller.

Mellen Featured in Chartered Accountants, Australia-New Zealand News

A robust economic environment creates optimum valuation opportunities, but even a downturn creates demand for business valuers.

Mellen to Present at Valuation, Forensic Accounting Conference in Sydney

The workshop will explore private company valuation issues such as strategic value, purchase price allocations and more.

Trusts & Estates Features Chris Mellen

Mellen notes, “Considering the current level of M&A activity, I’ve seen a marked increase in demand for valuations of shares of privately held companies…”

Charitable Gift Valuations Before Business Sale

During robust M&A cycles, donor-advised funds tend to become popular philanthropic vehicles.