Fischer Barr & Wissinger LLC, Co-Managing Member, to Present at Prestigious National Conference

Barr to discuss Tax Affecting at 2014 AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference

Online PR News – 19-September-2014 – Parsippany, New Jersey – Eric J. Barr, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE, Co-Managing Member, Fischer Barr & Wissinger LLC Fischer Barr & Wissinger LLC, will be co-presenting “Adjusting Private Company Value for Tax Affecting,” on Sunday, November 9th (1:00 PM) at the 2014 AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference hosted by the American Institute of CPAs American Institute of CPAs, the world’s largest member organization representing the accounting profession.

Barr has more than 40 years of public accounting experience. He is a national thought leader and frequent public speaker in connection with the valuation of closely held, family owned businesses. Eric has conducted seminars on the valuation of pass-through entities to the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants; and has presented national webinars for BV Resources and Consultants Training Institute. He has written articles for The Value Examiner, The CPA Journal, BV Update and other publications. Eric has testified as an expert in the areas of business valuation, commercial litigation, forensic accounting and lost profits analysis.

Furthermore, Eric Barr has written a book, Valuing Pass-Through Entities, which will be published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., in October of 2014. Historically, the valuation community, the courts and the IRS have taken seemingly conflicting positions on the proper way to value pass-through entities. With his book, Barr provides a rich and deep history of pass-through entity taxation; compelling, rational and easy-to-use valuation models; checklists; case studies and more. For more information, please visit

Barr is a Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), the NJSCPA Litigation Services and Accounting & Auditing Interest Groups, the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and holds the following Licenses/Certifications: Certified Public Accountant (New Jersey and New York), Accreditation in Business Valuation, Certified in Financial Forensics, Certified Valuation Analyst and Certified Fraud Examiner.

The AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference runs from November 9-11 in New Orleans. The AICPA conference is the educational forum that brings together influential forensic and business valuation experts – in one location – for thoughtful and insightful perspectives from the two disciplines. This conference provides sessions from either interrelated area where experts share what’s new in cost of capital, measures and countermeasures for asset concealment, money laundering, regulatory enforcements, personal goodwill, securities fraud and much more. Participants benefit from the how-to guidance for immediate implementation, as well as the networking opportunities. Pre-conference workshops on computer forensics, fair value measurement or work-life balance are available and optional as well.

This year’s AICPA Conference is available live online to those who are unable to attend. To connect to the conference, please click here.

To learn more, visit the AICPA conference page. Eric Barr can be contacted at

About Fischer Barr & Wissinger LLC
The Partners, Principals and Managers of Fischer Barr & Wissinger LLC offer more than a century of combined expertise in the areas of tax planning, business and medical practice valuation, litigation support, accounting auditing and consulting services.