Valuation has always been a crucial element of complex and ever-changing US tax regulations. It is estimated that there are 243 sections that require fair market value as basis for assessing the tax liability. Valuations for tax purposes can pose significant challenges to corporations, as they demand understanding of several complex tax codes and deep knowledge of professional valuation standards.
Aranca is the trusted valuation advisor for privately held companies across all developmental stages, particularly start-ups and emerging growth state businesses. Our team of experienced valuation professionals with ASA, CFA and other professional credentials provide our clients with the valuation expertise they need for tax compliance and planning issues.
Having performed over 2000 valuations, Aranca has built an impeccable reputation of providing high quality valuation opinions that are independent, credible and defensible. Our valuation reports adhere to USPAP, ASA-BV and other recognized standards for professional appraisals... [More]
A proper ownership succession plan and estate tax planning is vital to continuity of business and enhances its value. Aranca has significant experience in providing quality valuation services for compliance with federate estate and gift tax provisions. We provide cost effective ‘fair market value’ opinions that meet all of the IRS standards including Revenue Ruling 59-60...[More]
Section 83(b) election is often considered an attractive tax planning instrument for companies in the early stages of enterprise development. However, to avail this advantage, it is extremely important for the tax payers to make a timely 83(b) election with the IRS to adverse tax consequences. As a leading provider of valuation services, Aranca has extensive experience in helping companies seeking to comply with Section 83(b) election... [More]
As per IRC Section 1374, a corporation making an S-corp election needs a valuation to determine the built-in gains - the appreciation in asset value from the period of time when the entity was a regular C-Corp - as of the date of S-Corp election. Aranca provides comprehensive valuation support to clients opting for S-Corp election...[More]
IRC 382 is considered as one of the Code’s most complex sections enacted for preventing “trafficking” in Net Operating losses (NOLs). Aranca’s in-depth understanding of tax provisions, extensive experience of dealing with complex capital structures and expertise in business valuation services can help companies to deal with the challenges posed by IRC 382... [More]