Compliance

VAA is an independent, specialist valuation firm and provider of compliance related valuation services. We assist corporates – and their accounting, legal and tax advisers – to meet their financial reporting and tax compliance obligations.

Our senior staff typically have 20+ years of experience and our profile and scale provides a sustained intimate carriage of engagements from start to finish.

As an independent valuation-only firm, we are free of the conflicts that arise from providing other accounting, legal or audit services. We stick to what we do best – valuations – and provide professional services firms with the comfort of knowing that their clients are in safe hands.

Financial reporting compliance services:

  • Purchase price allocations [PPAs]
  • Valuation of financial instruments
  • Valuations and hurdle tracking / testing for Employee Stock Ownership Plans [ESOPs], Long-Term Incentive Plans [LTIPs] and other share-based payments
  • Cost of capital / discount rate assessments
  • Impairment testing
  • Independent expert reports [IERs] for takeovers and schemes of arrangements

Valuations for tax purposes:

  • Consolidations
  • Restructuring
  • Capital gains tax
  • Stamp duty
  • Transfer pricing
  • Taxable Australian Real Property [TARP]
  • Thin capitalisation
  • Transfer pricing
  • Goodwill, copyright, customer databases and contracts

 

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