If you are planning on selling your business it’s important to get a professional valuation which you can use as a guide and negotiation point
Independent valuations are often required for tax purposes
An independant share valuation may be required to resolve disputes between shareholders
Divorce proceedings require an individuals statement of affairs. A valuation of shares in privately held companies will be required for this.
Business valuation methods
There are many valuation techniques such as Price/Earnings models, asset book values, EBITDA/EBIT multiples,discounted future cashflows, the Capital Asset Pricing Model, break up valuations, going concern valuations, fair values, and owner values.