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Protecting and maximizing your deal

Whether you are buying or selling, tax issues can complicate every deal. Finding a transaction structure that meets the needs of the buyer and the seller, achieving a step-up in tax basis, and determining whether and how net operating losses, carryforwards and other tax attributes can be utilized are complex issues that need to be addressed.

RSM’s mergers and acquisitions tax professionals understand transactions. We’ve worked on thousands of transactions for large public companies, S corporations, partnerships, family-owned businesses and entrepreneurs. We work with companies across a wide range of industries and with diverse strategies and goals. Our professionals know the issues and the solutions.

Because understanding taxes isn’t enough, we won’t rest until we understand your business, your goals, the reasons behind your strategy and your transaction. Only then will we tailor a solution to the tax issues surrounding your transaction that is right for you.


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Proposed rules provide transition guidance for section 382 regulations

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Proposed rules provide transition guidance for section 382 regulations

Transition rules for proposed built-in gain regulations helpful, but do they signal impending finalization of anti-taxpayer rules?

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Post-Tax Reform: Obtaining Capital Gain Treatment on Sale of Patents

Notwithstanding unfavorable changes to the Code, capital gain treatment is still available on the sale of patents in certain scenarios.

Court of Appeals: No deduction permitted for funding of subsidiary

TAX ALERT

Court of Appeals: No deduction permitted for funding of subsidiary

Ruling explores the difference between a capital contribution and a deductible payment on behalf of a corporate subsidiary.

RSM submits Comment Letter regarding section 382 proposed regulations

TAX ALERT

RSM submits Comment Letter regarding section 382 proposed regulations

Comments address concerns and recommendations regarding proposed regulations addressing section 382 built-in gains and losses.

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Regulations on acquired corporate life insurance policies

Favorable rule for corporate stock acquisitions where life insurance contracts are less than 50 percent of the target corporation’s assets.

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