Benefits of Becoming an ABV Credential Holder

The Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) Credential is granted exclusively by the AICPA to CPAs and qualified finance professionals. The ABV credential gives valuation professionals an edge and sets them apart from others by arming them with the tools and resources needed to provide the best service to their clients and organizations.

 Why Become an ABV Credential Holder?

 If you provide valuation services, you should consider obtaining the ABV Credential because it:

  • Positions credential holders as premier valuation service providers
  • Enhances practitioners’ images as competent, trustworthy valuation experts
  • Promotes a greater level of confidence for current and potential clients
  • Demonstrates commitment to continuously improving valuation skills and expertise, resulting in increased professional competency
  • Offers greater revenue opportunities
  • Expands opportunities for referrals from other practitioners, strategic partners, attorneys and clients
  • Provides access to all FVS Section resources and content
  • Opens up a community of valuation professionals with similar interests and practices
  • Distinguishes your practice

 Credential Tools & Resources

 As an ABV Credential Holder, you get access to many benefits. As an ABV candidate you can apply to become a   mentee in the mentor program.

  • Champion program — Help spread the word about the benefits of the ABV credential.
  • Find an ABV directory — You will be added to this directory where the public is able to search for an ABV credential holder in their state. Browse the directory
  • Marketing toolkit — You can download this toolkit that includes information on how to market yourself and includes a press release, logos, brochure and presentation.
  • Use of ABV Logo — You will have access to download logos for use in your correspondence to enhance your brand recognition as a certified expert in your field.