Business Valuations

As your business continues to grow and evolve, situations can arise which require you to obtain a reliable valuation of your business. When searching for a valuation team, it is important for you to rely on professionals with the appropriate experience and qualifications. The valuation specialists at Rice, Sullivan & Co. provide the highest quality valuation services in a timely, cost-efficient manner.

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DeAnn M. Laaker

DeAnn M. Laaker

- Senior Accountant - Ellisville , MO Office

As a Senior Accountant DeAnn provides comprehensive accounting, business planning and tax preparation services for her clients. She is also responsible for reviewing and signing individual tax returns.
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Whether you are negotiating the sale or purchase of a business or settling a legal dispute, our business valuation team can provide you with an objective analysis of your business. We know every business has unique qualities and our professionals are prepared to provide a comprehensive analysis to assist you in determining the value of your business.

We can assist in the following situations:

  • Estate and gift tax planning
  • Divorce
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Succession planning
  • Reorganization
  • Buy/Sell agreements
  • Litigation support
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) transactions
  • Shareholder financial planning
  • Sale or purchase of a business
  • Intangible asset allocation/impairment testing

Rice, Sullivan & Co.’s valuation team has a proven track record of integrity, objectivity, sound judgment and commitment to quality service. We combine sophisticated understanding of accounting, taxation, financial statement analysis and business operations with demonstrated competence in valuation to produce well-reasoned and objective reports.