VRC and Calcbench Collaborate on Goodwill Impairment Video

VRC and Calcbench collaborate as part of an ongoing commitment to educating the industry on complex buy important financial measurement and reporting topics.

The Current State of Goodwill & Impairments

A video discussion about corporate goodwill, goodwill impairment, and financial analysis techniques that aid in determining if a business combination is living up to performance expectations.

First, Do No Harm

Opinion: The FASB is soliciting feedback on whether and how to further simplify the accounting for goodwill and intangible assets for public companies. This may be setting off down a harmful course of accounting treatment.

Patel, Falcon, Mellen and Pumphrey to Present at Joint ASA Conference

The joint ASA conferences will feature sessions and social events that will provide attendees the opportunity to expand their global professional network and explore the latest ideas, trends and best practices with fellow professionals in the valuation and appraisal communities.

Understanding Tax Amortization Benefit Considerations and the International Impact

Tax amortization benefit rules differ between countries, and they can also change over time.

Valuation Issues in the U.S.

Valuations in the U.S. are generally required around a transaction and can be grouped by needs for financial reporting, tax, or legal purposes, as well as for compliance or recurring regulatory purposes outside of a transaction.

Valuation Issues in Argentina

Argentina has five main valuation practice characteristics that companies must remain mindful of during the decision-making process when pursuing business transactions in the country.

Valuation Issues in Brazil

When it comes to business combinations and asset acquisitions, Brazilian standards require the determination of the fair value assets and liabilities at their acquisition date.

Sean Woodward

Mr. Woodward specializes in business enterprise valuations, purchase price allocations, impairment analyses, intellectual property valuations, and stock compensation expense for financial and tax reporting purposes.…

Valuation Takeaways From Market Volatility Spikes

Market volatility spikes prompt considerations of appropriate methodologies for factoring market indications into valuations and reflection on when “smoothing” techniques should be employed.