Events Search
  Summary & Check Out (0)
Monday, June 21, 2021 Live Webcast

Buying and Selling a Business: Tax and Structuring Overview (E2106122)

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM EDT

Registration: 12:30 PM EDT

webcast

Vendor Platform

4.0 CPE Credits in TX

OVERVIEW

One of the major transactions CPA clients enter into is a purchase or disposition of a business. To help tax professionals in advising those clients, this course offers a comprehensive analysis of the business and tax aspects of buying and selling a business. It is a practical guide to help practitioners and industry CPAs understand structuring techniques. All CPAs, including controllers and executives in industry, should understand how difficult the process of buying and selling a business has become.

This course features a live instructor and has been specifically designed for the NJCPA.

DESIGNED FOR

All practitioners who will be involved in the sale of a business

BENEFITS

  • Understand the CPA’s role in the beginning of the transaction and throughout the process.
  • Identify the different tax consequences for various forms of acquired businesses.
  • Identify the tax consequences to the seller of various forms of businesses, including the impact of the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT) and the §199A pass-through deduction.
  • Appreciate §338 and §338(h)(10) elections and the benefits of installment sales.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • An overview of the beginning of the process and documents for preliminary tax planning
  • Recognizing the need for due diligence in acquisitions -- checklists of important points
  • Deemed asset sales -- Is §338 or §338(h)(10) appropriate?
  • The impact of the §197 amortizable intangibles regulations on the acquisition and disposition of a business
  • How to allocate purchase price for tax advantage
  • Planning to avoid double taxation under repeal of the General Utilities doctrine
  • Special problems and opportunities when an S corporation is the buyer or seller
  • Installment sale and interest issues
  • Avoiding tax pitfalls and recognition of tax planning opportunities
  • Unique issues in buying and selling of LLC/partnership interests
  • Impact of the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT) and the §199A pass-through deduction on the tax due on the sale of a pass-through entity 
  • Individually owned goodwill

COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate

PREREQUISITES

A basic course in partnerships/LLCs; experience with C corporations.

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

John Kilroy

John Kilroy, CPA, CFP

John Kilroy is a managing member of iValue Financial Planning LLC, located in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area. John engages clients in financial and tax planning, as well as preparing tax returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships, estates, and trusts. John is a CPA and a CFP® practitioner. He is a 1979 graduate of Villanova University with a BS in Accounting. John is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Financial Planning Association (FPA). Within the FPA, John has served as a board member of the Philadelphia Tri-State chapter and on its education and finance committees. John is an adjunct faculty member for the Temple University Certificate of Financial Planning Program. He is a frequent speaker and facilitator on tax and financial planning topics. John has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch.com, and USATODAY.com. He has written for the Journal of Financial Planning, and is a contributor to Retirement Weekly. John has also discussed financial and tax planning issues on various radio outlets.

PRICING

$189.00 - Member

$264.00 - Nonmember

Register Today


Note: Online pre-registration will close on June 21 at 12:30 PM.

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

Remind me to register

Print a registration form

COURSE DEVELOPER

Surgent