Business Valuations

Owners and executives of privately held companies often find themselves in circumstances in which the following question must be answered. “How much is it worth?”  It might be to negotiate the purchase or sale of a business, settle a legal dispute, estate and gift tax planning strategies or comply with financial reporting requirements.

As a valuation analyst, Bruce Del Conte not only has strength and experience in working with the numbers, but has unparalleled insights as to what those numbers mean. His understanding of the underlying value drivers and mitigating risk factors of each business, and his analysis behind those numbers set him apart. He provides independent, unbiased, supportable opinions that hold up to the technical and professional demands of the Courts.

Bruce Del Conte holds valuation industry credentials including the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) by the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.  He has qualified as an expert witness in various courts on business valuation, economic damages and other litigation related issues. Read his full bio here.

Our Valuation Services are focused on our clients’ diverse needs, including:

Taxation

  • Gifting and estate planning
  • Charitable Contributions
  • Family limited partnerships
  • Purchase price allocation

Business Planning and Advisory Services

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Exit Planning
  • Buy/Sell agreements
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPS)
  • Financing requirements

Litigation Support

  • Marital dissolution
  • Dissenting stockholder or partner dispute issues
  • Breach of contract and economic damages
  • Bankruptcy and reorganization

Financial Reporting

  • Goodwill and intangible asset impairment testing
  • Purchase price allocations
  • Stock Option Expenses