(May 4, 2019)
Steve Phillips, a tax and transactional attorney and Senior Partner at Phillips Golden LLP, will present a webinar selected and complex tax issues arising in the mergers and acquisition arena. The tax reform law of 2017 and related statute and rule changes have energized deal making and deal valuations. Asset purchases are particularly valuable given the ability to write-up the tax basis of the target's assets and then write them off on a very accelerated basis. Under Internal Revenue Code 338, even stock purchases can be treated as asset purchases. Such stock purchases will in fact be the focus of Steve's 90 minute presentation:
The national webinar, produced by Clear Law Institute, is titled IRC Section 338(h)(10) Election Strategies for Tax Counsel. The webinar airs on May 8, 2019 at 2:00 to 3:30 CST. Registration for the webinar can be made here. CPE and CLE credit will be generally available nationwide.