Archive 2019-139: New Year BV Update 2020




2020-139: Hitchner’s Annual New Year BV Update

**Webinar 139: Live Broadcast Date: January 21, 2020**

VPS StraightTalk Webinar Series: Hitchner’s Annual New Year BV Update – The NEW Concepts, Data, Models, and Methods from 2019 That You Need to Know and Understand with Jim Hitchner, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA

Are you behind in your reading? Is your new year’s resolution to wade through that stack of publications on your desk? This webinar will help you keep that resolution and clear that clutter. We will only present what we believe to be some of the most important pieces of BV information from 2019. This will include only NEW concepts, data, models, and methods in such areas as the income approach, cost of capital, S corps, TCJA’s impact on valuation after two years, control premiums, BV and forensic standards, calculations, nonoperating assets and liabilities, and expert testimony.
***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, report writing, engagement letters, and calculation engagements
Learning Objectives:

The participant will learn about new developments in the following areas:

  • Two years out – Did TCJA have the expected impact on BV? What really happened?
  • Whether the so-called S-corp premium is gone
  •  S-corp taxes – corporate or individual rates
  •  Size premiums – appraisers vs. academics
  • Calculations vs. valuation engagements in litigation
  • “Best practices” in the income approach
  • The cost of capital data wars – what to do
  • Control premium insanity
  • How to determine nonoperating assets and liabilities
  • What you need to know about the way the new AICPA Forensic Services Standard affects valuation
  • Advanced expert testimony tips
  • Valuation dirty little secrets


  • VPS webinar PowerPoint slides
  • Related articles
  • Publication citations
  • Following the webinar, attendees will receive an interactive video of the webinar showing the audio synced to the slide presentation in real time

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