Track One (Thursday)

Trending Issues in Business Valuation

Thursday, August 18, 2022 9:20 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. MT

Business Valuation of a Real Estate Centered Entity

Thursday, August 18, 2022 11:20 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. MT

Asset-Based Approach to Business Valuation: Conceptual Foundations and Practical Applications

Thursday, August 18, 2022 1:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. MT

Goodwill and Executive Compensation in Business Valuation

Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. MT

This session will cover many of the nuances of goodwill and its related concepts. Why is goodwill important? How can we address it in our engagements? Is there a purely objective way to value it?

After attending this session, you will be able to:

  • State various definitions of goodwill and intangible value
  • Explain why goodwill matters: in what context and for which purposes
  • Explain how goodwill is related to other concepts
  • Describe different quantitative and qualitative models for valuing and apportioning goodwill
  • List considerations for analysis of reasonable compensation
  • Identify the methods for determining reasonable compensation
  • Analyze insights into reasonable compensation from court decisions

Total CPE: 2
Fields of Study: Accounting: 1, Finance: 1
Program Level: Intermediate - Learning activity level that builds on a basic program most appropriate for individuals with detailed knowledge in an area.

Who Should Attend:



Previous training or research on subject matter being taught. Such persons are often at a mid-level within the organization, with operational and/or supervisory responsibilities.

Advanced Preparation:

Valuators interested in refining their valuation analysis and understanding the goodwill component of an entity's value.

Janae Castell
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