LBW – Your Leading Geelong Business Valuations and Forensic Accountants
Get assurance and accuracy with a forensic accounting specialist who has the skills and experience to conduct independent and professional business valuations.
Our specialist team are experts in providing the highest quality service in business valuations, forensic accounting and succession planning. At LBW we recognise such areas require high levels of knowledge, experience and expert skills to ensure client needs are met in delivering the utmost quality service.
Throughout the lifecycle of your business, a number of events can trigger the requirement for a formal business valuation or the appointment of a forensic accountant.
Generally, this is likely to occur when a business is being disposed or acquired. However, a formal business valuation may also be required when:
- Obtaining finance
- Settling a dispute
- During a marriage breakdown
- Succession planning
- Admitting or removing a partner or shareholder
- Income and Capital Gains tax issues
Our valuation reports comply with strict guidelines imposed by the ATO and are prepared in the approval formats for submission as evidence in court matters. Our team in business valuation, have the specialist skills and experience to conduct independent and professional business valuations to provide you with assurance and accuracy.
Our specialised team at LBW, can also provide assistance with expert witness reports to aid in resolving civil disputes and the investigation and reporting of fraud.
At LBW, we have an abundance of experience in the involvement within the investigation of varied and complex cases of fraud and can provide independent and objective forensic accounting advice in relation to these matters, across a diverse range of industry sectors and business types.
This area of work can also lend itself to early detection and preventative work within your business. Commercial and criminal threats to businesses have seen an increase over the years, so ensuring you have preventative strategies in place is critical to ensure your business’ success. We can provide holistic reviews within your systems and provide guidance on preventative measures to protect your business from fraud.
Our team also have experience in providing expert witness services in the following courts:
- Family Court
- Federal Circuit Court
- Magistrates Court
- County Court
To discuss how the LBW Business Valuations, Succession Planning and Forensic Accounting team can help you, contact Leigh Harry on (03) 5221 6111.
LBW Business Valuations and Forensic Accountant Team
Leigh Harry, Principal