Business Valuation

Big Changes for Gift Valuation

What will my business be worth under the IRS’ proposed regulations? - by Catherine Parente, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE, MAFF, Partner The IRS has a number of rules defining how you value your business interests. It is important to know these rules if you are planning on gifting interests...

Catherine Parente Appointed to RICCA Board

Catherine M. Parente, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE, MAFF and partner of the firm, was recently appointed by Governor Gina M. Raimondo and confirmed by the Rhode Island Senate, to the board of the Rhode Island Convention Center Authority (RICCA). Her four-year term began officially on July 1, 2016 and runs through...

Sansiveri Promotes Five

Sansiveri is pleased to announce the promotion of Kenji Greenberg to Senior Accountant, the promotions of Cody Lange and Andrea Sciamacco to Senior Assistant Tax Specialist, and Jenna Maynard and Mohamad Salameh to Senior Assistant Accountant. “Kenji has done an excellent job this year developing his skills needed and is...

Catherine M. Parente Named Partner of Sansiveri

Sansiveri is pleased to announce that Catherine M. Parente, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE, MAFF, has been named a partner of the firm. Catherine has over 36 years of public accounting experience, providing advisory and auditing services to clients in industries including manufacturing, wholesale, distribution, construction, and retail. She has been...

When is a Business Valuation Necessary?

Did you know the concept of valuing closely held businesses was first introduced in the 1920s? The Eighteenth Amendment, which instituted Prohibition, forced businesses involved in the alcoholic beverage industry to close. This made it necessary to value their businesses in order to determine the extent of their losses. Since...

Succession Planning: Build Value into Your Company

The construction industry is notoriously cyclical — boom-and-bust patterns seem to repeat at regular intervals. As they look back over the latest cycle, many experienced contractors are deciding they don’t want to struggle through another downturn in five or ten years, and are turning their attention to succession planning. In...