Archive 2019-132: Mid-Year BV Update




2019-132: Jim Hitchner’s Mid-Year Business Valuation Update

**Webinar 132: Live Broadcast Date: June 18, 2019**

VPS StraightTalk Webinar Series: Mid-Year BV Update – The New Concepts, Data, Models, and Methods in 2019 That You Need to Know and Understand with Jim Hitchner, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA NSA, MBA

Includes a Summary of the Impact of the TCJA on Business Valuation 1.5 Years Out

Our annual BV update webinar is so popular that we decided to offer a mid-year update. If you are behind in your reading, this webinar will help you clear that clutter. We will only present what we believe to be some of the most important pieces of BV information from the first six months of 2019. This will include only NEW concepts, data, models, and methods in such areas as the TCJA, cost of capital, S corps, EBITDA, the income approach, transactions method, report writing, etc.

Learning Objectives:
   The participant will learn:
  • A summary of the impact of the TCJA on business valuation a year and a half out
  • What’s going on with S-corp valuations
  • The Kessler S-corp case – Hitchner vs. Mercer vs. Van Vleet
  • A different perspective on the use of the transaction method
  • New “Best Practices” in the income approach
  • Update on the cost of capital, including rules of thumb and benchmark ranges
    • Duff & Phelps Cost of Capital Navigator
    • BVResources Cost of Capital Professional
  • The war on size premiums – Who is right?
  • EBITDA in valuation – friend or foe?
  • Company-specific risk – sample report language
***Special Addition***
Polling data on what your peers are doing in important areas of business valuation, including:
S corps, discounts, cost of capital, income approach methods, market approach methods, 
goodwill in divorce, report writing, and calculation engagements

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