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Introduction to Business Valuation

Author/Moderator: Gary Trugman CPA/ABV, MCBA, ASA, MVS
Publisher: AICPA
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This CPE course covers the basic concepts, theory, and application of business valuation. Real-life case studies will test and enhance your understanding of the concepts presented throughout the course.

Learning Objectives
This course will prepare you to:

  1. Identify the basics of the valuation process, its applicability to certain types of engagements, and the various methods of valuation.
  2. Recognize the many questions that arise during a valuation study.

Key Topics:

  1. Users and practitioners of business valuations
  2. Business valuation standards
  3. Items necessary to prepare an engagement letter
  4. Appraisal principles and theory
  5. Developing forecasts for business valuations
  6. The market approach to valuation
  7. The asset-based approach to valuation
  8. The income approach to valuation
  9. Premiums and discounts to valuation
  10. Preparing a valuation report

Who Will Benefit?

  1. Financial and nonfinancial professionals participating in improving the decision-making process, internal operations, budgeting and forecasting, allocation of capital funds and the acquisition or divestiture of assets and businesses

Prerequisite: None

Advance Preparation: None

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Enhanced On-Demand Format
This enhanced on-demand format features audio and voice narration to keep you actively engaged with the course content. Additionally, updated course navigation allows you to easily move throughout the material. For your convenience, a PDF version of the text manual is included for download to use as a reference guide.

NASBA Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications
Level: Basic
Recommended CPE Credit: Text - 18.5; On-Demand - 17
Introduction to Business Valuation
Text , 2016
Product# 745787
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