Daubert Issue Rears Its Ugly Head in Gross Case

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 8 No. 1
Legal and Court Case Update
January 2002
2086 Bottled and Canned Soft Drinks and Carbonated Waters
312111 Soft Drink Manufacturing
estate and gift taxation
daubert, income approach, tax affecting, discount for lack of marketability (DLOM), fair market value (FMV), gift tax, s corporation

Gross v. Commissioner (II)
272 F.3d 333, 2001 U.S App. LEXIS 24803
November 19, 2001
Federal Court
6th Circuit
United States Court of Appeals
David O. McCoy, CBA (for the taxpayer); Charles A. Wilhoite, CPA/ABV, ASA (for the taxpayer); Mukesh Bajaj, Ph.D. (for the IRS)


George Hawkins wrote a guest abstract of this case in the January 2002 issue of Shannon Pratt's Business Valuation Update focusing on the tax affecting issues in the case.

See Also

Gross v. Commissioner (II)

Issues involved tax affecting of the discounted cash flows of the company and the size of the marketability discount.