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Personal Goodwill; Where Are We Today?

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 Personal Goodwill; Where Are We Today?
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar(Audio, PPT)
Program Level: Advanced
Prerequisites: Good knowledge of topic and experience in the field.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group-Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Accounting
Item Number: 11OBVRW4336
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

Personal goodwill continues to be a hot subject in valuation circles, especially in divorce cases. This webinar will update the attendee on the major issues in personal goodwill and highlight current and new issues and where they stand.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Articulate how to determine personal goodwill
- Identify the major issues related to determination of personal goodwill
- List the factors to consider in determining personal goodwill
- Differentiate between personal and entity goodwill

Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys (especially family law attorneys), and tax CPAs


R. James Alerding, CPA, ABV, ASA, CFF
Mr. R. James Alerding is a summa cum laude graduate of Xavier University, with a bachelor's degree in Accounting. He has been a CPA since 1969 and has been involved in the forensic accounting, litigation, and business valuation arenas since 1981.

Mr. Alerding is a partner with the Valuation and Forensic Services national practice. He has over 40 years of financial, accounting, and investment experience, including over 29 years of business valuation experience. He has taught many valuation courses, published numerous articles and has made countless business valuation presentations. He has been recognized as an expert witness in a number of states across the U. S., and has testified more than 350 times in depositions and trials.

In addition, he consults with businesses and assists with acquisitions and mergers. He is the co-author of Valuation of a Closely Held Business and Purchase or Sale of a Closely Held Business as part of the "Tax Advisers Planning Series" published by Research Institute of America, and he co-authored both The Handbook for Divorce Valuations and Financial Valuation: Applications and Models.

Mr. Alerding is a regular contributor to the Financial Valuation and Litigation Expert newsletter and is an Editorial Advisor for The CPA Expert.