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Corporate Taxation: Tax Planning for Mergers, Acquisitions, and other Transactions

ALI CLE Seminar

26 Mar 2014

Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, D.C. 20005
Alexa Powers
(212) 336-4312

This seminar will discuss the best was to assess and manage the complex tax issues that arise in structuring corporate mergers, acquisitions or other corporate transactions.

Topics of discussion include:

  • recent trends in drafting transactional agreements
  • divisive transactions, including spin-off, split-off, and split-up transactions
  • acquisitions of non-US operations
  • transactions involving private equity
  • common pitfalls in M&A agreements
  • cutting-edge forms of taxable asset and stock transfers
  • tax-free M&A structures
  • tax implications of post-acquisition restructuring
  • issues in the purchase or sale of a consolidated subsidiary
  • trending acquisition structures
  • M&A structures with joint ventures, pass-throughs, and disregarded entities
  • ethics discussion: what keeps tax directors up at night




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