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Tuesday, May 16, 2023 Live Webcast

Introduction to Business Valuation (E2305564)

9:30 AM - 5:30 PM EDT

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8.0 CPE Credits in SK


Whether you're new to business valuations, you've done a few of them or you have staff members who need a foundational course, this program will shine the spotlight on how to approach business valuations successfully. Clarify key valuation background concepts so you can get going in the right direction.


Anyone who might perform a business valuation assignment or review a business valuation report


  • Understand why businesses are appraised.
  • Understand basic concepts and definitions related to business valuations.
  • Understand business valuation standards and requirements.
  • Understand how economic and industry data affect valuations.
  • Understand how to use financial statement analysis in the valuation process.
  • Understand various valuation methodologies and the advantages and disadvantages of each.


This event is being hosted by the Minnesota Society of CPAs

This event will cover:
  • Why businesses are appraised
  • Definitions of value
  • How the assignment and the definition of value are related
  • Business valuation standards (SSVS from the AICPA)
  • Valuation principles
  • Requirements for tax-related valuations
  • How economic data affects the valuation
  • How industry data affects the valuation
  • What databases are available
  • How to use financial statement analysis in the valuation process
  • Advantages and disadvantages of various valuation methodologies




Gary Trugman

Gary R. Trugman, CPA/ABV, MCBA, ASA


Trugman Valuation Associates, Inc.

Gary R. Trugman, CPA/ABV, MCBA, ASA, MVS Trugman Valuation Associates, Inc. / Plantation, FL Gary is a principal of Trugman Valuation Associates, Inc. He is an accredited in business valuation by the AICPA, a Master Certified Business Appraiser by the Institute of Business Appraisers and an Accredited Senior Appraiser by The American Society of Appraisers. He received a Masters Degree in Valuation Sciences from Lindenwood College in St. Charles, Missouri. Gary has authored a text entitled Understanding Business Valuation: A Practical Guide to Valuing Small and Medium Sized Businesses and an e-book entitled Essentials of Valuing a Closely Held Business, both published by the AICPA. Gary is on the ABV Examinations Committee and is the author of several CPE courses, including ones for the AICPA. He is on the faculty at the National Judicial College and is involved in numerous committees for a variety of professional organizations. 10-2009 LH


$349.00 - Member

$449.00 - Nonmember

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