Impairment Barometer

Observations and measures of how H1 2020 COVID-related events have impacted equity market indices, adjustments to EBITDA expectations, and their influence on enterprise values by sector.

Learn the Language of Earnouts

Learn how to fulfill your obligation to communicate earnout values to company management, your board of directors, and auditors.

The SEC’s Not-So-Gentle Reminder: Show Your Work

The SEC is making it a priority to focus on impairments related to COVID-19.

Avoiding Valuation Surprises in M&A

Not every company uses the same method for valuation. Recently, VRC and one of its key partners shared insight into their valuation “secret sauce.”

COVID-19: Measuring Triggering Event Impacts and Subsequent Impairment Testing

Some of the most significant financial consequences of the novel coronavirus will be seen in both current and coming company disclosures.

Update: FASB and Accounting for Goodwill

Where is the FASB going to land on the issues around accounting for goodwill?

PJ Patel Talks Goodwill Impairments with Bloomberg Tax

Effect of virus to show in risk factors, revenue, goodwill impairments, other financial reporting areas.

Podcast: Navigating Intangible Asset Valuation

Patel: In today’s environment where companies are more intangible asset-based rather than tangible asset-based, there’s probably an evolution that needs to happen in terms of how you value inventory.

Hamilton to Lead Interactive Webinar on Earnouts

Registration is now open for VRC’s upcoming webinar: Learning the Language of Earnouts on March 24.

Podcast: The Ongoing Evolution of Goodwill Accounting

Patel: We’ve seen constant change around goodwill in the past few years.