Why Value a Business

There are a number of possible reasons for valuing a business including:

  • Buying or selling a business
  • Preparing the business for sale
  • Raising finance or equity
  • Retirement or exit planning
  • Tax planning
  • Keymaninsurance
  • Shareholderprotection
  • Inheritance planning and inheritance tax planning
  • To buy out partners or minority shareholders
  • Motivating management or key employees for greater success and growth
  • Creating share options for valuable employees
  • Preparing a finance restructuring plan
  • To assist with bank negotiations
  • Creating a Business Plan
  • Mere curiosity!!!