Minimizing Tax Risks: Key to Structuring a Successful M&A Deal


An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to merger and acquisition (M&A) deals. Incorporating a comprehensive strategy to mitigate tax risks and optimize tax advantages is an essential component of any M&A deal strategy, demanding a nuanced understanding of multifaceted legal expertise. Omitting tax considerations in structuring a deal leaves money at the bargaining table and confounds the valuation process. Regardless of whether the business transaction involves the purchase or sale of assets or stock, obtaining expert advice is essential to comprehend how the Internal Revenue Service will treat the deal.