- NY Credits : 8.0
- TX Credits : 8.0
Companion to PPC's Guide to Business Valuations - Course 1 - Pre-engagement Procedures, Data Gathering and Analysis, and Valuing Professional Practices (VALTG181)
This interactive self-study course examines pre-engagement procedures, data gathering, and how professional practices are valued. Lesson 1 discusses how the independent consultant's pre-engagement procedures can be adapted to an internal valuation. Lesson 2 discusses how data is gathered and analyzed, and Lesson 3 provides guidance on aspects of professional practice valuation that tend to differ from the valuation of other enterprises.
Course Expiration Date: April 30, 2019
Please note, the grading fee for answer sheets submitted by regular mail is $105.
Determine what data should be considered and the assessments that should be made before accepting the engagement.
Determine what type of data should be gathered.
Assess how the economic, industry, and market conditions affect the consultant’s valuation engagement.
Identify financial adjustments and analysis during the preliminary review.
Determine how the unique aspects of professional practices affect the data gathering phase of a valuation engagement.
Identify the methods used for the valuation of professional practices.
Determine the distinction between professional goodwill and practice goodwill.
Lesson 1—Pre-engagement Procedures
Lesson 2—Data Gathering and Analysis
Lesson 3—Valuing Professional Practices