Chapter 1 - Introduction
This is a chapter from the Bloomsbury Professional book Practical Share Valuation, 5th Edition, which provides an in-depth view of the very latest techniques and procedures for assessing the worth of a company's shares and intangible assets. Tax considerations, practical tips and suggestions, and the accountancy best practice guidelines are all examined in this one essential handbook. A clear and concise layout, along with practical information and suggestions will allow the reader to supply accurate and reliable valuations effectively. This 5th edition covers the Companies Act 2006, new case law at the time of printing, details of the latest Accounting Standards, new chapters on options valuations and matrimonial valuations, the Finance Act 2008 and additional commentary on fair value assurance.