certified equipment appraisals

Manage Your Equipment Assets

By |2020-07-08T19:42:01+00:00July 8th, 2020|News|

Manage your assets with superior management services from ICS Asset Management Services Inc. ISC provides a comprehensive line of asset valuation and portfolio management services, including asset inspections, inventory compilation, and equipment valuation. As President and owner, Dawn Moesser has over 25 years of experience. If your industry revolves around machinery, take a moment to

The Who, When, Why, and How of Machinery and Equipment Appraisals

By |2020-06-30T19:47:58+00:00June 30th, 2020|News|

Business owners and Executives often wonder why they need to have machinery and equipment appraised, but these appraisals are important components of business today.   Typically, appraisals are performed because of buy/sell agreements, mergers and acquisitions, business valuations, partnership dissolutions, insurance, bankruptcy, property taxes, financing, and Small Business Administration lending. Other reasons would be divorce, estate

Make Your CPA Happy with a Certified Equipment Appraisal

By |2020-04-09T18:17:32+00:00April 9th, 2020|News|

Make Your CPA Happy with a Certified Equipment Appraisal Another way you can help your bottom line is to make your CPA happy with a certified equipment appraisal, so they spend less time working on your taxes. You are likely paying your CPA by the hour to do your taxes. For every piece of equipment

It’s Tax Time! Why You Need Equipment Appraisals

By |2020-03-26T19:48:28+00:00March 26th, 2020|News|

It’s Tax Time! Why You Need Equipment Appraisals Whether you do your own taxes or you have a tax professional help you with your taxes, you are going to have to deal with detailing your assets and calculating depreciation of your vehicles and equipment. Sure, you can guess what these numbers are, and some tax

Steps to Improve your Desktop Appraisal

By |2020-03-19T19:34:24+00:00March 19th, 2020|News|

If a desktop appraisal for equipment or machinery that is owned by your business but is not available for inspection, there are steps that you can take to get the most from your desktop appraisal. Provide as much information as possible – Keeping detailed records of each piece of equipment is the best way to

The Importance of Purchase Price Allocation

By |2020-01-09T15:18:40+00:00January 9th, 2020|News|

The importance of Purchase Price Allocation when buying or selling business assets. Have you recently purchased or acquired another business? Congratulations! Did you know that a merger or acquisition often involves additional tax and financial reporting requirements? One of the most common reporting requirements is a Purchase Price Allocation (PPA).  Why is it essential to

Why Have Equipment Appraisals After a Purchase?

By |2019-11-26T16:05:17+00:00November 26th, 2019|News|

If you have just purchased a large piece of equipment, then you may wonder why you would need to have a machinery valuation done. After all, wouldn't the equipment be worth the price you just paid for it? Not necessarily.  Read further to understand why you still need to have equipment appraisals after a purchase.

Why is it Essential to Hire a Qualified Appraiser?

By |2019-11-20T20:31:03+00:00November 20th, 2019|News|

Why is it essential to hire a qualified appraiser? When it comes to appraising, there is no room for error. By definition, an appraisal is an objective, impartial, and unbiased opinion of defined value completed by a competent, ethical, and qualified appraiser. It requires an understanding of the client’s machinery and equipment appraisal problem, and

What Information is Needed for an Equipment Appraisal?

By |2019-09-26T17:55:24+00:00September 26th, 2019|News|

  I frequently get asked to quote equipment appraisal projects. Often the potential client has never purchased an equipment appraisal before. Before I begin, I review what information is needed to prepare a quote for an equipment appraisal. First is the reason (or need) for the report. The report structure for financing collateral purposes, for

How Does a Machinery Appraisal Factor into a Business Dispute?

By |2019-08-28T20:22:00+00:00August 28th, 2019|News|

Whether you're dealing with the breakup of a partnership or a lawsuit, a certified machinery & equipment appraisal will provide you with tools to prove the value of your equipment from those who would inflate or deflate its value for their own benefit. But exactly how does this type of appraisal impact your machinery value,

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