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Business Valuations – What is the Purpose?


“Business Valuations What is the Purpose?” by Les Smeach, CPA/ABV, CVA, CFF | Principal – Tax Business Valuation assignments vary depending on the purpose. Therefore, it’s imperative to understand the purpose of the valuation before the process starts. Generally,…


Best Practices for W-9 Forms


The purpose of a W9 form is to request tax payer identification to determine tax status clarification for vendors. The form certifies if the vendor is exempt from backup withholding and also clarifies if the vendor should receive a…