Boston-Based Business Acquisition Lawyers
One of the most important factors to consider during the purchase of a business is determining the structure of the transaction. This decision can affect various aspects of business operations including taxation:
- Stock purchases and sales involve buying or selling a company’s stock.
- Asset purchases and sales involve buying or selling a company’s assets such as real estate, facilities, vehicles, and other property.
- Entity selection
- Governance issues
Nathanson & Goldberg, P.C represents clients in business acquisitions. If you are looking to buy a business, it is important to work with an attorney who understands how to effectively direct important business transactions. The firm’s attorneys can help determine how your purchase or sale should be structured: as a stock purchase or sale, or as an asset purchase or sale.
Contact a business acquisition attorney to learn more about your options and possible tax consequences associated with each.
Determining The Structure Of The Sale
A business purchase or sale can be categorized as an asset purchase, stock purchase, or as a merger or consolidation. Whether you are looking to buy or sell a business, it is important to understand how each option will affect your business. The firm’s lawyers can discuss specific ways to address the tax liabilities of both stock and asset purchases and sales.