Stocktaking & Auditing Services

Valuation Audits for Buyers and Sellers


Whether you are buying a new business or selling your business, an independent stocktaking and audit service protects the interests of both parties.

As an independent stocktaker, Jonathan Marshall is able to work for the new owner, previous owner or both providing a report and year-end valuation certificates (your accountant will usually require this).

Your New Owner (Buyer) or Departing Owner (Seller) Valuation Audit

A New Owner or Departing Owner Stocktaking or Valuation Audit typically includes:

  • • Out of date, short date, excess, adulterated or out of condition stock all have to be taken into account when valuing the stock on hand at valuation (SAV)
  • • Knowledge of prices is essential in this area
  • • A valuation certificate is issued, the figure of which is the amount payable for the stock on hand at changeover
  • • An inventory is normally issued

Superb Value for Owner/Seller Joint Valuation Audits

As an independent stocktaker Jonathan Marshall is able to represent the buyer or the seller with Audit and Stocktaking Services avoiding unnecessary duplication if both sides conduct their own audits.

Representing both sides means that the fees can be reduced making this superb value for both buyer and seller.

Independent Valuation Audits in Sussex, Kent and South East England

Independent Stocktaker, Jonathan Marshall, conducts valuation audits across Hampshire, Kent, Surrey and Sussex.

Based in Shoreham-by-Sea, valuation audits in West Sussex, East Sussex and along the south coast are all with in easy reach including Eastbourne, Brighton, Hove, Worthing, Littlehampton and Chichester.

Good transport links enable independent valuation audits across the south east of England, particularly in Kent and Surrey towns at towns such as Maidstone, Rochester, Hastings, Guildford, Dorking and Woking.

Contact independent stocktaker Jonathan Marshall today

Contact via e-mail to discuss your valuation audit needs.