We provide business appraisal and forensic accounting services to companies of all sizes.
We create value to our clients, their advisors, and the community through professional expertise, clear and timely communication, superior service, and the delivery of quality work product.
Our clients use business valuations to report for estate and gift transfers, divorce, shareholder disputes, commercial litigation and transactions. We plan each engagement to ensure that the type of valuation services we provide meet the needs of the client.
We provide forensic accounting services to clients who are in litigation, including divorce, commercial litigation, and criminal litigation.
Marcie D. Bour, Founder and President of Florida Business Valuation Group, joined Yip Associates as the firm’s Valuation Services Practice Leader. Yip Associates is a boutique forensic accounting and financial investigations firm serving clients throughout the United States and abroad. The firm has extensive experience in bankruptcy consulting and financial investigations. Yip Associates also serves in fiduciary roles as Receivers, Assignees for the Benefit of Creditors and Monitors. Visit www.yipcpa.com to learn more.
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In January 2016, Marcie D. Bour will moderate a panel discussion at the Florida Institute of Public Accountants’ Valuation, Forensic Accounting and Litigation Services Conference to be held in Ft. Lauderdale.
Marcie D. Bour spoke at the Southeast Chapter of Business Appraisers conference held in September 2015 in Atlanta on Misadventures in Accounting. At the conference she also participated in an expert panel discussion on Common Mistakes in Business Valuation. An area highlighted by Ms. Bour is the disconnect between a valuation analysts analysis and his or her conclusions in a report. The panel took questions for the attendees and offered practice tips to reduce common mistakes.
Marcie D. Bour was awarded Certification in Distressed Business Valuation from the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors. To earn the certification, Ms. Bour had to meet education requirements in the areas of insolvency, restructuring and valuation, and pass exams demonstrating knowledge of these areas. She also had to demonstrate experience in the field, which included the submission of a valuation report.
Marcie D. Bour spoke at the North Dade South Broward Chapter of the Florida Institute of CPAs during the Summer 2015 on accounting fraud and how analysis can be used to identify suspected fraud.
Marcie D. Bour spoke at the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountant’s Valuation, Forensic Accounting and Litigation Services Conference held in Ft. Lauderdale, FL in January 2013.
Marcie D. Bour spoke at the SE Regional Conference of the Institute of Business Appraisers Conference in Atlanta, GA on September 22, 2012. Her presentation, Benchmarking Data: Do you know enough about the data?, discussed the four major benchmarking databases used by business appraisers.
Marcie D. Bour spoke at the North Dade South Broward Chapter of the Florida Institute of CPAs at the July 11, 2012 meeting on What CPAs Should Know About Business Valuation.