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Restaurateur Caught Cooking the Books

The owner of a French restaurant in Westchester County faces multiple fraud charges. Photo by Jez Timms on Unsplash The ...
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Size Premiums: Fact or Fiction?

Photo by Matthew Henry from Burst Which of these businesses do you think is riskier: A pizzeria on a busy ...
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What Drives the Value of Unicorns?

Photo by Wilmer Martinez on Unsplash Ever wonder why a startup company that hasn’t turned a profit and may not ...
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CEO from Westchester County convicted in hedge-fund scheme

The co-founder of a Manhattan investment firm and a former trader at the firm were convicted this week of inflating ...
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New Standards Released for Forensic Engagements

New standards released Wednesday by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provide guidance for member engagements involving investigation or ...
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Has the Seller’s Market Peaked?

Business Brokers Note Dip in Seller Confidence in First Quarter Seller sentiment declined during the first quarter in four out ...
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Businesses Sold at Lower Multiples in the First Quarter of 2019

The relationship between EBITDA and sale price for private business transactions has grown more volatile over the past two years, ...
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NY developer charged with running Ponzi-type scheme

A developer and landlord in western New York is charged with running a fraud scheme that prosecutors say cost investors ...
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Court Case May Herald Shift in Valuation of S Corporations

A recent District Court decision has implications for the use of tax-affecting in the valuation of S corporations. Photo by ...
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