How To Value And Split A Business In A Divorce?

 

Business valuation and business ownership are common in divorce cases. And we often get asked how to go about valuing and dividing a business. And the reality is the most likely outcome if one spouse in a divorce case owns the business is that that spouse would be permitted to keep and retain the business. The more complicated question is how you go about valuing the business so the non-business-owning spouse is able to receive compensation as they exit the marriage. And the way you do that is with the help of an attorney and the help of a business valuation expert. And a good strong attorney will have a stable of experts, a number of individuals that all they do for a living is value businesses just like your spouse’s.