What You Need to Know About Business Valuation

When someone owns a business, and they started that business when they were married, and then they go through a divorce, there needs to be an equitable distribution of the shares of the company.

Entrepreneurship and Equitable Distribution

The legal term for dividing a couple’s assets and debts is called equitable distribution. A four-step process is used to determine how to divide property in North Carolina: Identification, Classification, Valuation and Distribution.

Dividing Stock Options in a Divorce

During the divorce process, you may need to value stock options decide how those are going to be divided. Often, this is one of the most difficult and complicated things to do in a divorce.

Dividing a Business in Divorce

During your divorce proceedings, most of your property and debts will be divided among you and your spouse through a process called “equitable distribution.”