Guide to Canadian Business Valuations

January 2012

Richard Wise

Thomson Carswell

Published by Thomson Carswell, the Guide to Canadian Business Valuation is specifically designed to:

  • Provide practical information that is easy to understand and use - Incorporates a unique "engagement approach" to the valuation process, an accessible, step-by-step system
  • Give the entire picture - Offers valuable insight into the practices, concepts, and procedures for a variety of valuation engagements
  • Explain each step of the valuation process with "real life" examples - Includes detailed case studies, sample engagement letters, computation worksheets, questionnaires, checklists, and forms

The Guide is delivered as a three-volume, loose-leaf binder package. All Canadian professionals in this area will find the complete set of easy-to-use practice aids extremely helpful in their day-to-day activities. Nothing else like it exists specifically for the Canadian market.

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Table of Contents

Volume 1

  • Overview of a Business Valuation Engagement
  • Overview of Valuation Terms and Methodology
  • Pre-Engagement Procedures
  • Data Gathering and Analysis
  • Capitalized and Discounted Returns Methods

Volume 2

  • Valuation Methods Based on Guideline (Comparative) Company Data
  • Underlying Assets, Excess Earnings and Other Methods
  • Wrapping up the Engagement
  • Valuation Reports
  • Income Tax/Capital Gains Valuation
  • Valuation Professional Practices
  • Canadian Securities Commissions - Valuation Requirements
  • Litigation Support

Volume 3

  • Valuing Preferred Shares
  • Fair Value Under Shareholder Dissent and Oppression Remedies
  • Valuation for Divorce Engagements
  • Forensic Valuations - Reconstructing Business Income for Valuation Purposes
  • Fair Value Determination for Financial Reporting - Business Combinations, Goodwill and Other Intangible Assets
  • Valuing Non-Traded Financial Options 
  • VAL - Practice Aids - Independent Valuation Consultants
  • INT - Practice Aids - Internal Accountants/Analysts
  • Index
  • Firm Policies