How does tax reform impact mergers and acquisitions?
Several months into tax reform, what should private equity firms be focused on? M&A tax partner Jennifer Wiskus discusses a few key tax reform elements impacting private equity:
- Choice of entity: The new lower corporate tax rate is only one of the factors that goes into consideration of a c corporation structure
- Impact on deals: How sellers are compensated for tax attribute carry forwards
- Impact on U.S.-based multinationals: Moving to a modified territorial tax system is a sweeping change