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Tax Update  July 24, 2014
Many non-profit organizations are apprehensive about getting started with cloud-based technologies due to concerns related to data security and migration costs. However, the main obstacle to implementation is a lack of knowledge about this technology. Read More

NFP E-News Update  July 17, 2014
Workplace giving is a critical part of the nonprofit sector. Almost 4 billion dollars in donations are given to nonprofits every year via workplace giving. However, continually shifting trends in donations indicate nonprofits must figure out ways to ensure employees will keep giving. Read More

NFP E-News Update  July 3, 2014
For those non-profits willing to put in the necessary research, crowdfunding may be an ideal addition to normal fundraising efforts. 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