• Tax Strategies for Selling Your Company
  • September 2, 2015 | Author: David C. Boatwright
  • Law Firm: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP - San Diego Office
  • The tax consequences of an asset sale by an entity can be very different than the consequences of a sale of the outstanding equity interests in the entity, and the use of buyer equity interests as acquisition currency may produce very different tax consequences than the use of cash or other property. This article explores certain of those differences and sets forth related strategies for maximizing the seller’s after-tax cash flow from a sale transaction.