Valuations en That $100,000 Painting Bought to Flip? Yours for About $20,000 <div class="field-byline"> Katya Kazakina </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Prices for works by young artists soared with the auction market in 2014, but as the auction market slipped in 2015, as did the values of pieces from emerging artists. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative Investments High Net Worth Valuations Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:39:00 +0000 1325881 at Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Portions of Proposed 2704 Regulations Exceed IRS’ Authority: Part 2 <div class="field-deck"> More examples of overreaching </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The proposed Section 2704 regulations contain several more examples of overreaching on the part of the Treasury Department and IRS, including those discussed below. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Estate Planning Valuations Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:38:00 +0000 1314611 at The Economics Behind a $1 Million Auction of Vintage Toys <div class="field-byline"> James Tarmy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Like every collectibles market, the world of antique dolls is subject to towering heights and devastating lows.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> High Net Worth Valuations Wed, 07 Sep 2016 14:23:00 +0000 1310081 at IRS Takes Aim at Common Family Biz Valuation Discounts <div class="node-body article-body">Discount season may be coming to an end for high net worth families.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Estate Planning High Net Worth Valuations Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:45:00 +0000 1300011 at Copyright Mark Wilson, Getty Images Proposed 2704 Regulations: “Commercially Reasonable Restriction Exclusion” <div class="field-deck"> Could this provide a lower valuation for certain transactions? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The proposed regulations throw taxpayers a rather small bone, in terms of permitting at least one type of restriction on value to be respected. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Estate Planning Valuations Public Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:16:00 +0000 1299571 at Brexit and the British Art Market <div class="field-deck"> Short and long-term implications </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The short-term implications of Brexit on the British art market show signs of a slowdown. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Estate Planning Valuations Public Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:22:00 +0000 1297841 at Copyright Peter Macdiarmid, Getty Images Monterey Auctions Continue to Slide After 2014 Classic Car Peak <div class="field-byline"> Hannah Elliott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A second consecutive year of down numbers for the Monterey sales is an important market indicator.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> High Net Worth Valuations Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:58:00 +0000 1291941 at Image via RM Sotheby's See Nancy Reagan's Jewels Up For Auction at Christie's <div class="field-byline"> James Tarmy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A few pieces of Reagan's jewelry have already been shown in London, but on Aug. 18, all her jewels from the live sale will be shown at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> High Net Worth Valuations Thu, 18 Aug 2016 19:53:00 +0000 1284261 at Copyright Getty Images Staff, Getty Images Highs or Lows: Which is Best When Valuing Art and Collectibles? <div class="node-body article-body">Art pieces and collectibles can often be difficult to price. After all, the best and easiest way to price an item is to see what other items like it have sold for.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Estate Planning Lawyer Blog Valuations Tue, 09 Aug 2016 09:01:00 +0000 1268191 at Copyright Oli Scarff, Getty Images Art of Shadow Banking: How an Auction House Got Into the Picture <div class="field-byline"> Katya Kazakina </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As prices for art skyrocketed, Sotheby’s and other firms have become shadow banks, making millions of dollars of legal loans outside the regulated financial system and raising concerns that such financing could facilitate money laundering.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> High Net Worth Valuations Wealth Planning Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:10:00 +0000 1250441 at <p>Malaysian financier Jho Low received a $100 million loan to buy art from the auction house Sotheby&#39;s, which is not&nbsp;subject to the same money-laundering scrutiny by regulators.</p> Copyright Dimitrios Kambouris, Getty Images