Business Valuation Services
BCC Advisers is a recognized leader in the business valuation of middle market companies for nearly three decades and has successfully completed valuations for both small and large businesses alike.
Put BCC's Business Valuation Experience to Work for You!
You and your company can rely on BCC’s experienced and credentialed analysts for your company’s valuation needs. You may need a valuation of company stock for purposes including:
■ Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP)
■ Gift and Estate Taxes
■ Transition Planning
■ Marital Dissolutions and Litigation Support
■ Buy/Sell Agreements
■ Goodwill Impairment Testing
■ Purchase Price Allocation
■ Business Acquisitions and Sales
■ Stock Option Pricing
■ Charitable Donation
■ Equity Offerings
■ Strategic Planning
■ Fairness and Solvency Opinions
■ Shareholder Transactions/Dissenter's Rights
■ Financial Modeling
■ M&A Advisory Services
BCC Advisers has performed valuations of thousands of middle-market companies in a wide range of industries. These include banks, construction and engineering firms, manufacturers, casinos, healthcare entities and many others. If your company is an ESOP (or thinking of becoming one), let’s talk about how our expertise can help you. We have a strong ESOP valuation practice and have successfully advised and guided companies through the evaluation and implementation of an ESOP.
Our Business Valuation Approach
We take pride in providing well-reasoned, objective and independent business appraisal reports for your reporting or decision-making processes. Our analysts are specialists, applying the most current and advanced methodologies and business valuation models in order to provide the accurate and well-documented value of your company. Our reports contain a presentation of our analyses and a thorough explanation of our methodologies and underlying assumptions. We work with you to make sure that we understand your company and what drives it.
As independent appraisers, BCC Advisers’ analyses and reports adhere to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), the Principles of Appraisal Practice and Code of Ethics of the American Society of Appraisers, and Statement on Standards for Valuation Services (SSVS) No. 1 and the Code of Professional Conduct of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Our principals are qualified appraisers as defined under the Pension Protection Act of 2006 and applicable Treasury regulations. Our valuation reports meet the Adequate Disclosure Requirements of Section 301.6501-1(f)(3) of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 and withstand the scrutiny of Internal Revenue Service audits.
Our staff of accredited valuation analysts have earned the designations of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF), Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA), Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). We are industry leaders, serving as officers for local chapters of the American Society of Appraisers, the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants (ISCPA), and the ESOP Association. We frequently speak on valuation topics to various groups and author articles related to our specialization. Continuing professional education keeps us current with accounting pronouncements, tax laws, and changes in valuation theory.