In The News

Tax Update  March 27, 2014
On March 25, 2014, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed legislation which phases in reduced corporate income tax and enacted other tax law changes. Read More

NFP E-News Update  March 27, 2014
Purchasing cards can present a risk for all organizations. While they are convenient, it is imperative for organizations to monitor the activity of purchasing cards and even assess the necessity of their use. Read More

NFP E-News Update  March 20, 2014
Large non-profit organizations have been utilizing online donations to increase charitable giving through their websites and/or social media for some time now. These efforts continue to show results. Read More


Services [ Business Valuations ]


Blue & Co. has provided valuation services since the late 1970s. Our professional staff are known experts in the field, support attorneys in all areas of litigation and hold key certifications including Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)- Business Valuation member of the American Society of Appraisers and the AICPA's specialty designation for business valuators (ABV). Additionally, members of the valuation group have certifications in mergers & acquisitions and machinery & equipment appraisals.


    -Purchases, sale, and merger of business
    -Estate tax and estate tax planning
    -Gift tax and planning
    -Ownership transitions
    -Allocation of purchase price (pursuant to FASB Statements 141 & 142)
    -Buy/Sell agreements
    -C-Corp to S-Corp conversions
- Reviews / Critiques of other valuations or appraisals
          - Assistance in the purchase or sale of business
          - Negotiations
    -Charitable contributions
          - Shareholder disputes
          - Marital dissolutions
          - Business interruption and loss
    -Employee stock ownership plans (ESOP)
          - SBA Business valuations
          - Going concern valuations
          - Expert witness on reorganization or liquidation valuations