(360) 636-5886 | 2450 Paradise Drive, Longview, Washington 98632
Enhance Profits & Meet Goals

I help business owners understand their financial statements through consultations and analysis.

Accredited In Business Valuations

My goal is to provide timely and comprehensive business valuation reports setting forth a conclusion of value or a calculation of value using predetermined valuation approaches and assumptions.

A Calculation Of Value

Trying to decide whether to add a product or service to the business you already operate? I can help you calculate the financial benefits of making that decision.

Business Valuation

Robert Chace established his business valuation practice in July, 2015, and is operated as a professional service corporation. This was a result of a merger and split off of the previous accounting firm, Chace & Spurgeon, P.S.

Prior to Chace CPA PS

Mr. Chace established an independent practice in 1985, operating as a sole practitioner until merging with David Spurgeon in 1994 to create Chace & Spurgeon, P.S. A certified Public Accountant with more than 30 years of professional experience, Robert specializes in assisting clients with business valuations. A recognized authority on business valuations, Robert has advised attorneys and financial planners concerning valuations, has appeared as an expert witness on numerous occasions, and has attended professional development courses sponsored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

Prior to founding his firm, Robert progressed steadily throughout his career beginning at the Internal Revenue Service; moving on to Tax Manager at Arthur Young & Co.; then Tax Partner at Whitaker, Lipp & Healea, CPAs; and manger of the Tax Department at Moss Adams.

Robert has earned a Bachelor of Business Administration form the University of Cincinnati, and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in the states of Washington, Oregon and Ohio. He has also earned Accreditation in Business Valuation (ABV) by the AICPA.

Robert’s professional memberships include the AICPA; the Washington, Oregon and Ohio Societies of CPAs; the Estate Planning Council for Southwest Washington; and the AICPA’s Forensic and Business Valuation Section. He is also very active his community, and has served in executive and/or board membership positions for the Longview Community Church, Community Home Health/Hospice Agency, Community Home Health/Hospice Foundation, Community Foundation for Southwest Washington, and the Longview Rotary Club. Robert is also a member of the Kelso Longview Chamber of Commerce.

Outside of the office, Robert enjoys spending time with his wife, three grown children, seven grandchildren, playing tennis and traveling.


Robert A. Chace, CPA, ABV, CGMA

Mission Statement

The mission of CHACE BUSINESS VALUATIONS is to provide valuation advice, valuation conclusions and calculations to small business owners to help them improve their lives. It is the mission of CHACE BUSINESS VALUATIONS to provide the appropriate valuation services at the best price, efficiently using the least resources needed.

We visualize this mission playing out as our clients and CHACE BUSINESS VALUATIONS work together to achieve the highest possible value for the small business through the application of valuation methodologies and procedures.

Our vision is to continually enhance our services through innovation, growth and reinvesting our virtues and talent to maximize the long-term value for our clients. We believe our success is achieved through application of our core traits: integrity, compliance, value creation, innovation, customer focus, knowledge, humility, respect, and skills.