Published on 18 Mar 03
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This seminar paper includes topics such as:
- scope of due diligence
- period of review, open tax returns
- identification and valuation of tax attributes
- allocation of sale proceeds
-- allocate or leave as lump sum
-- allocation to class of assets or individual assets
- tax warranties
- tax sharing agreements
- impact of tax consolidation framework
-- acquisition date for GST v acquisition date for consolidation.
Anthony Klein, CTA is a Senior Tax Partner of PwC, based in Melbourne, and has over 22 years professional experience as a corporate, international tax and M&A tax specialist. Anthony leads PwC's corporate tax team in Melbourne, comprising of 22 partners and approximately 80 staff, and has been PwC's international tax leader for the Asia Pacific region. Anthony is the principal tax adviser to a large number of companies in the e-business sector. His clients range from some of Australia's largest multinational and publicly listed internet companies, to high growth businesses and earlier stage technology start-ups. He has assisted a number of corporate groups in the technology sector to structure their international investments, including through leading and advising upon cross-border acquisitions, international ownership and financing structures.
- Current at
09 May 2016