While the fair value, mark-to-market debate rages on, businesses must comply with complex standards for financial statement reporting that require assistance from professionals with valuation experience and comprehensive knowledge of fair value accounting standards. Financial reporting valuation implementation includes:
Meridian Advantage provides highly credentialed valuation professionals with the depth of experience and knowledge to improve the accuracy of your financial statements. Under the increasing scrutiny of independent auditors, businesses need meaningful and reliable financial information in compliance with fair value standards. This includes the most recent FASB Accounting Standards Codification, which includes SEC standards. The CPA valuation professionals at MA have performed numerous fair value analyses since the standards became effective, that have been reviewed and vetted by top international auditing firms, their valuation directors, fair value authors and scholars. MA’s analyses and reports have been provided to a diverse group of clients in a wide range of industries. MA is a boutique firm that has proven methodologies that can be performed quickly and efficiently.
MA can help you identify key considerations for fair value reporting:
- Is there goodwill or indefinite-lived intangible assets on the balance sheet?
- Is an impairment loss a possibility?
- What possible intangible assets exist in a purchase transaction and what is the best method to value them?
- Is a merger or acquisition contemplated in the near future?
- Are there liabilities that should be restated at fair value?
MA’s fair value compliance skills are robust and complete, generating fair value reports complete with schedules and exhibits that fully support analyses and conclusions.