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BVU News and Trends April 2023

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

BV News and Trends February 2023

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

A fifth exposure draft of USPAP is in the works

Based on feedback to the fourth exposure draft of USPAP, a fifth exposure draft will be issued, according to a statement from The Appraisal Foundation (TAF).

Business Valuation Update Yearbook, 2023 Edition

January 2023 PDF, Softcover (426 pages)

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Business Valuation Resources, LLC

It's that time of year again, BVR's “greatest hits” publication is here!  The Business Valuation Update Yearbook 2023 covers the previous year’s most groundbreaking and thought-provoking advancements in valuation.  It captures changes in regulations and professional standards, key takeaways from professional conferences, and tactical practice-building ideas. This critical desktop reference puts you ahead of the competition with on-the-ground reporting by the BVR editorial team including an Introduction by Andy Dzamba, BVR Executive Editor and insights from notable BV experts. Learn more >>

Proposed USPAP Changes Focus on Bias

The Fourth Exposure Draft of proposed changes to USPAP is now available for review and comment (click here to access the draft).

BV News and Trends October 2022

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

Roundup of Recent and Planned Updates to Valuation Standards and Guidance

A recap for valuation experts, includes updated valuation standards charts, new planned guidance from the AICPA and The Appraisal Foundation, SEC rules, FASB projects, lease accounting, Rule 702, proposed legislation, and more.

Future editions of USPAP will have no end date

The current edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) will be extended by one additional year, according to an announcement from The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraisal Standards Board (ASB).

Third exposure draft of USPAP released

During a recent BVR webinar that gave an update on valuation standards and guidance, Jim Alerding (Alerding Consulting) noted that a third exposure draft of USPAP was issued July 26 (available if you click here).

The Appraisal Foundation issues 2021 annual report

The following are a few items of particular interest to business valuers in The Appraisal Foundation’s annual report for 2021.

Appraisal Review for Financial Reporting

Appraisal reviews are increasing in importance and frequency. Available guidance on the appraisal review process is modest. Join Ray Rath to cover topics important to the process of performing an appraisal review as well as responding to inquiries from a reviewer of a valuation prepared for financial reporting. Ray Rath will focus on the review process and not a listing of common errors or overview of technical knowledge required to prepare or review an appraisal.

Business Valuation Update Yearbook, 2022 Edition

January 2022 PDF (454 pages)

BVR (editor)

Business Valuation Resources, LLC

A new year means another annual “greatest hits” publication!  The Business Valuation Update Yearbook 2022 covers the previous year’s most groundbreaking and thought-provoking advancements in valuation.  It captures changes in regulations and professional standards, key takeaways from professional conferences, and tactical practice-building ideas. This critical desktop reference puts you ahead of the competition with on-the-ground reporting by the BVR editorial team including an Introduction by Andy Dzamba, BVR Executive Editor and insights from notable BV experts.  Learn more >>

Alerding Gives an Update on BV Standards and Guidance

What have you missed in terms of new and updated standards and guidance? Find out from veteran valuation expert Jim Alerding (Alerding Consulting), who has been involved in the development of some of the key standards.

Updates to BV standards and guidance you should know

Constantly evolving, business valuation standards and guidance come from a variety of sources.

Review and Update of BV Standards and Guidance—What You Need to Know

Valuation standards and guidance areas of business valuation are constantly expanding and being updated. The increase in business valuation worldwide has had a lot to do with this expansion, as has the increase in valuation within financial statements worldwide. Jim Alerding will explore the current status of business valuation standards and other guidance documents, including new standards and new areas of discussion and guidance concerning business valuation. The program will provide the attendee with information ...

BVU News and Trends April 2021

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

Valuing Shareholder Cash Flows

The integrated theory of business valuation provides a conceptual framework for disciplined analysis of valuation questions. Too often, valuation analysts are tempted to view individual components of a valuation assignment on a piecemeal basis. Adhering to the integrated theory helps valuation analysts develop base valuation conclusions, discounts, and premiums that are rooted in a shared perspective of the subject company and the subject ownership interest. In the first webinar of the three-part series, Chris Mercer ...

Current USPAP extended for one year

The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) announced that the current edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) will be extended by one year.

Reliable Valuations for Small and Medium Enterprise: M&A Methods Win

If you have been involved in an M&A transaction and seen how different the M&A model is from the buildup method with public data, have you ever wondered why the M&A model isn’t a key valuation approach or wondered how M&A data differ in character from public market data? In this seminar, Jim Lisi explains why the M&A model with private data is the more reliable approach. The difference between deal data for whole companies ...

Reminder: Comments due on 2022-23 USPAP

The fourth exposure draft of proposed changes to the 2022-23 edition of USPAP is available for review, and the Appraisal Standards Board is accepting public comments. You can submit comments and access the exposure draft if you click here.

Power Panel: Live Expert Answers for Today’s Tough BV Questions

What is in store for 2021? While we don’t have a crystal ball, we do have the next best thing. Thought leaders Jay Fishman, Jeff Tarbell, Michelle Gallagher, and Ken Pia are on hand to answer your questions on what is changing, trends within the profession, and thought processes behind tackling tough problems. What’s more, if you send in a video of yourself asking the question, you will get free admission to the session. Use ...

Feedback wanted on fourth draft of 2022-23 USPAP

The fourth exposure draft of proposed changes to the 2022-23 edition of USPAP is available for review and the Appraisal Standards Board is accepting public comments.

BVU News and Trends December 2020

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

Comments wanted on third draft of 2022-23 USPAP

The third exposure draft of proposed changes to the 2022-23 edition of USPAP is available for review if you click here.

ASB public meeting on USPAP July 31

The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) will hold a public meeting via Zoom to discuss the second exposure draft of proposed changes to the 2022-2023 USPAP on July 31, at 1:00 p.m. EST/10:00 a.m. PST.

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