To measure value in today's environment, businesses must focus on traditional assets as well as intellectual property, customer and supplier relationships, know-how, and technology. Recent changes in financial reporting requirements in Canada and the United States require both public and private companies to assess the fair value of recorded goodwill and identifiable intangible assets on at least an annual basis.
Deloitte's valuation specialists provide complete and objective valuation services for both public and private companies. We specialize in the identification and valuation of intangible assets. We offer specific experience with goodwill impairment and purchase price allocations across a broad range of industries, including: financial and professional services, technology, media and communications, manufacturing, natural resources, distribution and retail, healthcare, hospitality, and waste management.
Our qualified, experienced professionals are part of a worldwide network with deep experience in a wide range of valuation issues. They can be engaged to:
Our qualified staff possess the extensive experience, strong personal qualities, including: a commitment to highly responsive service, effective communication and project management skills, enthusiasm and an ability to think strategically on behalf of our clients.
We are able to provide sophisticated analyses related to the following: cost segregation studies and construction tax planning that helps clients to indentify tax savings related to their fixed assets; pollution control certifications for tax purposes; valuing machinery and equipment for a variety of purposes including financial reporting, insurance, financing, tax advisory; and assessing and improving fixed asset management processes.
Asset valuation includes:
Value is key to business success. Our business valuation team performs valuations of business entities, intellectual property, intangible assets, common and preferred stock and other securities along with partnership interests, private debt instruments, options, warrants and other derivative products.
We consider the opportunities, risks and other relevant variables whether your business is for sale or you require assistance for litigation and dispute-related valuations cases involving shareholders, partnerships, property disputes, breach of contracts, professional negligence and loss-and-damage claims.
Our Business Valuation services fall in to the following major categories: