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Due Diligence

Patricia Jones, CPA/ABV is accredited in business valuation credential with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. 

Due Diligence Services

  • Confirm and verify information discussed in the initial deal
  • Identify issues to potentially avoid a bad transaction
  • Obtain information critical 


Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV)

The ABV is the business valuation credential granted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). To be eligible to apply for the ABV credential, a candidate must:

  • Be a member in good standing of the AICPA
  • Hold a valid and unrevoked CPA certificate or license issued by a legally constituted state authority
  • Pass a comprehensive Business Valuation Examination
  • Provide evidence of ten business valuation engagements that demonstrate substantial experience and competence
  • Provide evidence of 75 hours of life long learning related to the business valuation body of knowledge

The ABV designation certifies that you are working with an accredited valuation professional—a CPA who brings added value to a valuation engagement. As a CPA/ABV, we combine a sophisticated understanding of accounting, taxation, financial statement analysis and business operations in many different industries with proven competence in valuation.