Understanding the Tax and Valuation Considerations of Purchase Price Allocations

By: Tom Gottfried

The involvement of tax and valuation professionals early in the process of a business combination or transaction is critical to providing valuable insights to management on the tax and financial statement impacts of the deal. It also ensures that the purchase price allocation prepared in relation to the transaction satisfies the relevant financial and tax reporting requirements.

In this webinar, leaders from Global Tax Management (GTM) and Valuation Research Corporation (VRC) discuss how to ensure that purchase price allocation is properly determined. Topics include:

  • Understanding the transaction
  • Valuation considerations and methodologies for tax and financial reporting
  • ASC 740 implications including accounting for goodwill and contingent consideration