What is a business valuation?

Business-Appraisal-Process-Chart-thumbnailA business valuation is a determination of the worth, or fair market value, of a business. A valuation is different from an appraisal, which is the determination of the worth of tangible personal property and/or real property. A valuation is based on internal and external factors such as a business ownership, financial position, results of current and past operations, forecasts of future operations, competition, the industry in which the company operates and economic conditions.

This chart shows the procedures required as generally accepted business valuation practice. It provides a checklist of procedures that should be followed.


Business Valuation Related Services in Houston, TX and Beyond

We have experience providing valuation services to businesses in the Houston, Texas area, as well as, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada, Illinois, Montana, and Missouri, including:

Profit Enhancement
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Valuations for Financial Reporting
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Valuations for Corporate Tax Planning
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Exit Planning / Succession & Shareholder Planning
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Estate & Gift Tax
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Buy-Sell Agreements

Family Limited Partnerships

Goodwill – Business versus Personal

Intellectual Property

Merger & Acquisitions Disputes