Hot Issues in Business Valuation with Hitchner and Fishman

Webinar Date:
Thursday, March 22, 2018, 1-2 pm EDT

Jay Fishman and Jim Hitchner discuss the new developments and topical issues in business valuation in a special "sneak peek" at the soon-to-be-released 2018 edition of PPC's Guide to Business Valuations, which they coauthored with Shannon Pratt.

The Guide, updated annually, addresses many of the issues confronting valuation practitioners. In this preview of the 28th edition, coming out this spring, Jay and Jim will present the hot topics and new information you need to know.

This free webinar will qualify for one hour CPE.

Jay E. Fishman, FASA
Managing Director, Financial Research Associates
Member, Board of Trustees of International Valuation Standards Council
Past chair, American Society of Appraisers' Business Valuation Committee
Former chair, current member, The Appraisal Foundation Appraisal Practices Board
Former chair, ASA Governmental Relations Committee
Coauthor, PPC's Guide to Business Valuations, 28th edition
Coauthor, Standards of Value: Theory and Applications, 2nd edition
Coauthor, Hitchner Pratt Fishman: A Consensus View, Q&A Guide to Financial Valuation

Jim Hitchner, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA
Managing Director, Financial Valuation Advisors
CEO, Valuation Products and Services
President, The Financial Consulting Group
Coauthor, Hitchner Pratt Fishman: A Consensus View, Q&A Guide to
Financial Valuation
Coauthor, Discount for Lack of Marketability Guide and Toolkit
Coauthor, Financial Valuation Applications and Models, 4th edition
Coauthor, PPC's Guide to Business Valuations, 28th edition
Former member of the AICPA BV Standards Writing Task Force
Inductee in the AICPA BV Hall of Fame


Learning Objectives:

The participant will learn about:

  • What's the impact of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) on business valuation, especially pass thru entities (PTE)
  • Reference to new restricted stock studies and other DLOM resources
  • What's new with cost of capital
  • Engagement letters
  • Report writing
  • What's new with regard to Business Valuation Standards (USPAP, SSVS, and IVS), including calculation engagements
The VPS StraightTalk webinar series brings you outstanding continuing professional education on business valuation and litigation topics. Unless otherwise noted, all webinars are targeted at an intermediate program level, qualify for two hours of CPE credit, and begin at 1:00 p.m. ET. Pay one fee of $239 for everyone in your firm to participate. Unlimited employees from your firm will each receive 2 CPE credits for NO additional fee (applies to all employees at your firm who sign in per the webinar participant instructions.) More information on the VPS StraightTalk webinar series can be found here.

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