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Webcast: Tax Considerations in Buying and Selling a Business

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Description

Review options for structuring the sale of a business, from both buyer's and seller's perspectives with the aim of minimizing tax cost. Attendees will consider the sale of C corps, S corps and partnerships. This course covers topics not routinely considered in a tax compliance practice, but important to the sale of a business.

Location

ASCPA Live Online Webcast
Phoenix, AZ 85034-6617

Registration Time

7:30am

Fees

Member:
$300
Non-CPA Staff:
$400
Non-CPA Staff (100% club):
$300
Non-CPA Staff (sole proprietor):
$300
Non-Member:
$400
Webcast
Taxation
8

Objectives

  • Recognize tax planning opportunities for selling a business.
  • Identify the tax consequences of using employment and consulting agreements, covenants not to compete, personal goodwill and contingent sales price.
  • Recall how to treat acquired intangibles (IRC 197).
  • Identify the basics of Section 754 and Section 338 elections.
  • Determine how to best transfer ownership to employees.

Course Level

Intermediate

Vendor

CalCPA Education Foundation More With This Vendor

Designed For

CPAs, financial professionals and attorneys.

Prerequisites

An understanding of the taxation of individuals, corporations, S corps and partnerships.

Highlights

  • Taxable asset sales, sale of stock of the corporation and stock redemptions
  • Comparison of tax consequences of C corps, S corps and partnerships
  • Tax treatment of transaction costs of acquired intangibles, IRC 197
  • Seller consulting and employment agreements
  • Installment sales
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Tax-deferred acquisitive corporate reorganizations
  • Net operating losses and tax credits of acquired corporate business
  • Sec. 1202; Stock Section 1244; the basics of stock Section 754 elections; and Sec. 338 and 338(h)(10) elections

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