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Contract Labor Cost Increases Potentially Leading to Valuation Revisions

Increased Contract Labor Costs May Lead to Valuation Revisions

Assessing the Durability and Longevity of Contract Labor Cost Increases

The pandemic has placed enormous strain on the nation’s health care workforce. Labor costs account for more than half of the typical hospital’s total expenses. Even a slight increase in labor costs can have a significant…

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Webinar: Valuation and M&A Trends in Energy Industry

Energy Webinar: Valuation and M&A Trends in the Energy Industry

In today’s turbulent marketplace, fluctuating valuations can create challenges for those involved in M&A activity in the energy industry. Many factors may affect energy operations from oil prices, to new technology, to heightened regulation and so forth. For these reasons and more, it is…

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Defining Value in a Formula Gift Clause

Defining Value in a Formula Gift Clause

Written for Trust & Estates, Weaver’s Will Frazier discusses the results of the Fifth Circuit opinion in Nelson v Commissioner. The case highlights a dispute over the efficacy of defined value language in gift transfer documents, however, from a valuation standpoint, the Tax Court dealt with…

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Weaver Insights: Health Care Valuation 2021 Year in Review

Weaver Insights: Health Care Valuation 2021 Year in Review

Get ahead of the curve by looking back at emerging trends in 2021 that are likely to impact health care valuation in 2022 and beyond. Download Weaver Insights: Health Care Valuation, 2021 Year in Review now.

The pandemic, inflation, staff shortages and an aging population: What were the…

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ASC Partnerships Face Succession Challenges

ASC Partnerships Face Succession Challenges

Increased Hospital Employment and Accelerated Retirements Result in Shortage of Replacement Physician Investors along with Valuation Impacts

In the years leading up to the pandemic, many ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) were already facing a chronic long-term issue: how to replace an aging…

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The FLP Valuation Discount Is Here to Stay … for Now

The FLP Valuation Discount Is Here to Stay… for Now

Published in WealthManagement.com, Weaver’s Managing Director in Valuation Services, William Frazier, ASA, provides insight on the continuation of the family limited partnership (FLP) valuation discount. 

“The House Ways and Means Committee’s attempt to legislate family limited…

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Navigating Urgent Care Valuations in Unusual Times

Navigating Urgent Care Valuations in Unusual Times

Recent Urgent Care Volume Surge Supports Elevated Patient Volume Forecasts

The urgent care industry has been experiencing accelerated patient visit volume into 2021, continuing trends started in 2020. Factors contributing to this surge include return visits from 2020 first-time users who are…

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