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Biggest tax risks facing private equity during due diligence

Covering your bases with tax due diligence to mitigate risk

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Amid all the excitement that comes with finding an attractive target portfolio company, it's easy for tax to become little more than an afterthought as the deal nears completion. However, tax due diligence is as critical to the deal as financial due diligence.

Featured in Private Funds Management, this article discusses the biggest tax risks facing private equity firms during due diligence. These tax exposures can pop up at any and every phase of an acquisition and are potential showstoppers.

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