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Introduction to Business Valuation Logo aicpa

  Gary Trugman CPA/ABV, MCBA, ASA, MVS |   $205.00 - 255.00 |   CPE: 17.0 |   AICPA |   Aug 2016 |   Management Advisory Services |   AICPA Store
Who Will Benefit?
  • Financial and nonfinancial professionals participating in improving the decision-making process, internal operations, budgeting and forecasting, allocation of capital funds, and the acquisition or divestiture of assets and businesses
Key Topics
  • Users and practitioners of business valuations
  • Business valuation standards
  • Items necessary to prepare an engagement letter
  • Appraisal principles and theory
  • Developing forecasts for business valuations
  • The market approach to valuation
  • The asset-based approach to valuation
  • The income approach to valuation
  • Premiums and discounts to valuation
  • Preparing a valuation report
Learning Objectives
  • Identify the basics of the valuation process, its applicability to certain types of engagements, and the various methods of valuation.
  • Recognize the many questions which arise during a valuation study.

Written by a leading expert in the field, this CPE course covers the basic concepts, theory, and application of business valuation. Featuring updated references and studies, this course provides you with a general overview and allows you to enhance your understanding of the concepts presented by putting them to the test in a real-life case study.

Enhanced On-Demand Format

This Enhanced On-Demand Format features audio and voice narration to keep you actively engaged with the course content. Additionally, updated course navigation allows you to easily move throughout the material. For your convenience, a PDF version of the text manual is included for download to use as a reference guide.

Topics covered:
  • Forensic & valuation services: Technical: Valuation analysis: Environmental & entity analysis, Foundational
  • Forensic & valuation services: Technical: Valuation analysis: Valuation approaches, Foundational
  • Forensic & valuation services: Technical: Valuation analysis: Discounts, premiums & adjustments, Foundational
  • Forensic & valuation services: Technical: Mergers & acquisitions, Foundational