Tax

Transactional and Restructuring Tax

In almost every transaction, whether it be acquiring or restructuring a business, there are tax considerations. Businesses need to understand how tax costs are factored into any decisions when carrying out a transaction. That’s why it's important to involve our experts before you act.

You will work with a team that is commercially aware as you are and one that understands the tax implications involved in transactions. They get to know your situation and will bring you tax efficient solutions that are practical and complement your own commercial objectives.

We can support you with a wide range of tax services including:

  • Advice on the structuring of sales consideration, i.e. cash, loan notes, shares
  • Advise on the availability of Entrepreneurs relief and Substantial Shareholding Exemption
  • Preparation of indicative tax liabilities pre-completion
  • Review Head of Terms and Sale and Purchase Agreements
  • Apply for HMRC Clearances
  • Tax Due Diligence on target acquisitions
  • Vendor Assist Tax DD
  • Prepare disclosures against Tax Warranties.

Our Experience

We have advised on the following transactions:-

  • Disposal of an online marketing business with an enterprise value of £7m
  • Disposal of an IT consultancy business with an enterprise value of £4m
  • Disposal of a property planning business with an enterprise value of £5m
  • Disposal of a care home business with an enterprise value of £12m
  • Disposal of a food manufacturing business with an enterprise value of £20m
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Meet the team

Lisa Wilson

Lisa Wilson

Partner

Lisa Wilson

Partner

Andy Ball

Andy Ball

Partner

Andy Ball

Partner

Kelly Garside

Kelly Garside

Director

Kelly Garside

Director

James Greenhalgh

James Greenhalgh

Director

James Greenhalgh

Director

Caroline Van Hecke

Caroline Van Hecke

Senior VAT Manager

Caroline Van Hecke

Senior VAT Manager