Press Room

July 30, 2013

Garfield and Amster to Present at 2013 IRS Valuation Summit

As Gold Sponsors of the 2013 IRS Valuation Summit, Eric Garfield and Sue Amster will take part in the panel Dissecting Donation Dilemmas – Problems in Valuations of Conservation and Non-Cash Charitable Donations together. In addition, Eric will lead two other discussions titled The Current … and Future … State of Estate Taxes? and Common Problems in Appraisals for IRS & Valuation Appeals. Ross Nager and Eric will also both deliver the closing remarks for the seminar.

The 2013 IRS Valuation Summit will take place on August 15th, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, CA.

The Appraisal Institute is a global association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 23,000 valuation professionals in about 60 countries throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide. 

Eric Garfield entered the field of commercial real estate in the early 1990s and is licensed in several U.S. States as a Certified General Appraiser, including California and Florida. As part of WTAS’ Valuation Services Group, Eric performs valuation analysis and consulting assignments for estate planning, estate tax, financial reporting (ASC Topics 805, 350, 360 and 820), bankruptcy, ad valorem, litigation support and financing.

Susan Amster consults with closely held businesses and wealthy families on income tax, charitable giving and succession planning. Susan has over 30 years of experience in managing the tax consulting and compliance needs of individuals, trusts, estates, exempt organizations and closely held businesses. 

August 15, 2013
Los Angeles, CA