Michael B. Lehner, CPA/ABV, CFE, ASA
February 6, 2021
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Uncovering hidden assets and income in divorce cases

In divorce cases, spouses may have an incentive to hide assets and income to minimize support payments or skew marital asset distributions. This article discusses some ways spouses may attempt to conceal their wealth and techniques financial experts use to uncover it.
February 1, 2021
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Is collaborative divorce right for your client?

Since the concept of “collaborative divorce” was introduced in the 1990s, it’s been gaining momentum as a creative, cost-effective alternative to the traditionally adversarial divorce process. This article provides an overview of collaborative divorce, including how it works, advantages, potential pitfalls — and the role of the financial expert.
April 1, 2019
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Hire a business valuation pro to help with due diligence

The U.S. merger and acquisition (M&A) market hit a record high in 2018. That momentum is expected to continue in 2019. But, before you get swept away in the hype, it’s important to do your homework. This article explains the importance of conducting thorough due diligence and preparing detailed financial projections before you close on a deal.
February 1, 2019
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Business valuation experts can provide insight during M&As

A recent survey reported an active merger and acquisition (M&A) market for small businesses in 2017 — and that momentum has continued in 2018. This article explains how business valuation professionals can help owners prepare for sale and increase the chances of receiving a premium selling price.