Press Room: Appraisal

August 11, 2010

WTAS Team to Speak at IRS Valuation Summit

Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 2010 — This team of panelists – Tim Croushore, Keith Dolabson, Eric Garfield, Brian Gray and Bob Kies – will present a program that will address current issues involving the  Read More

February 03, 2011

Why You Should Care About 409A Valuations

VentureBeat By: Petra Loer and Kurtis Handa, WTAS Managing Directors Some entrepreneurs consider 409A valuations a necessary evil.  But too many aren’t particularly familiar with this particular section of the  Read More

May 03, 2011

Garfield to Speak at Real Estate Syndication Summit

May 21, 2011 — Dynamics Capital Group presents Real Estate Syndication Summit on May 21, 2011. This exclusive networking opportunity will include Eric Garfield, WTAS Director. Garfield will speak on Opportunities in Commercial Real Estate & Compensation  Read More

June 13, 2011

Section 409A Valuation Considerations

Section 409A regulates the treatment of nonqualified deferred compensation (NQDC) paid by a “service recipient” to a “service provider” for federal income tax purposes. Sec. 409A has a measurable  Read More

August 14, 2011

Southern California Chapter of the Appraisal Institute “Valuation for Financial Reporting” Seminar

On May 25, 2011, the Southern California Chapter of the Appraisal Institute welcomed WTAS’ R.J. Starr as a guest panel speaker. Before a crowd of 100+ valuation professionals, Starr spoke on a panel that  Read More

August 16, 2011

Appraisal Considerations for Undivided Interests in Real Property

Fractional (or undivided) interests in real property are common subjects of estate and gift planning. Since they are typically transferred at a value that incorporates a discount from a pro-rata share of the  Read More

October 04, 2011

Marketability Discounts Prove Critical Factors in Appraisal

When equity interests are transferred, appraisal reports are often required for tax purposes. When the subject interest represents a minority interest in the underlying business or asset, the interest is typically valued at  Read More

November 28, 2011

Garfield to Speak at Dynamics Capital Group

December 20, 2011 — Dynamics Capital presents Ask The Experts. Everything you want to know about real estate but don’t know who to ask. Six real estate experts with over 200 years of cumulative  Read More

February 07, 2012

Business Valuation and Exit Strategies in Volatile Markets

Recent uncertainty regarding U.S. creditworthiness, growing concerns about the European debt crisis, a slowdown in the Chinese economy, and central bank interventions in the United States and Europe have all contributed to  Read More

February 10, 2012

Garfield to Speak at The Smart Real Estate Investor’s Seminar

While real estate investing is an incredibly varied business, there is one single truth that leaps out over and over again as the key to success for every investor: the ability to find  Read More