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Trump Tax Talk’s Few Details Let M&A Uncertainty Persist


30 Aug 2017
Reprinted with permission.

President Trump’s lack of specifics when talking about his plan to overhaul the tax code created uncertainty for companies attempting to determine valuations or the most tax-efficient way to finance transactions.

“This whole notion of uncertainty is really kind of causing a fair degree of stagnation in the world,” said partner Bernie Pistillo in the Law360 article “Trump Tax Talk’s Few Details Let M&A Uncertainty Persist.” “Some people, because a transaction makes so much business sense, they’ll go for it anyway. For other transactions, there’s been some paralysis, because people keep thinking, ‘I’m going to wait and see what happens.’”

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