Thomas Brooks has over 25 years of experience in handling valuation and litigation support matters. He specializes in guiding clients with the valuation of their businesses, business interests, and intangible assets for mergers and acquisitions, gift and estate planning, financial and tax reporting, charitable giving, strategic planning, shareholder disputes, commercial litigation, and marital dissolution. Tom has worked with businesses of all sizes, including start-up companies to larger companies with over $1 billion in revenues.
Prior to joining Windham Brannon, he was a Senior Manager in the Valuation practice of a leading tax and advisory firm. As a licensed CPA in Georgia, Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) and as an Accredited Senior Appraiser, Tom often speaks for organizations such as the Atlanta National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts chapter, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and Atlanta Alumni of Retired Revenue Agents. He has also presented for Georgia Tech and LaGrange College accounting students and at Merrill Lynch seminars.
Tom’s professional experience includes Estate & Gift Tax Valuation, Financial Reporting Valuation (ASC 805/350/718), Intangible Asset Valuation, and Litigation Support.
He’s involved in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Georgia Society of CPAs, American Society of Appraisers, and Atlanta Estate Planning Council.
Topics and Questions in this Interview
- What does Windham Brannon do?
- What is business valuation?
- What does business valuation look at?
- Why does a company need business valuation?
- What type of businesses would benefit from business valuation?