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Buying and Selling Corporate Businesses: Using Installment Obligations 2024

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1.00 Credits

Member Price $49.00

Non-Member Price $59.00

Overview

When a corporate business is sold, it is common for part of the consideration received to include an installment obligation of the buyer. Weigh the tax consequences of using installment obligations as part of a corporation’s stock or asset sales. Discuss both S corporations and C corporations. Evaluate the use of a contingent purchase price. Analyze and identify tax planning opportunities.

  • Course Instructor: John G McWilliams
  • Highlights

    • Discussion of the law relevant to deferring gain using the installment method (IRC 453 and 453B(h))
    • Description and analysis of the installment sale of the stock of both an S corporation and a C corporation
    • The use of an installment obligation related to the sale of the assets of both an S corporation and a C corporation, including consideration of when to liquidate the corporation
    • Evaluation of the tax consequences of a note with a contingent amount
    • Tax planning opportunities and strategies

    Prerequisites

    An understanding of the basics of taxation of installment sales, individuals, corporations and S corporations.

    Designed For

    CPAs and attorneys.

    Objectives

    • Understand the general approach of installment reporting of gain (IRC 453)
    • Discuss the tax consideration related to the installment sale of the stock of both S corporations and C corporations
    • Review and evaluate the law related to the installment sale of assets of either an S corporation or a C corporation, including the decision on when to liquidate the corporation
    • Analyze the tax law applicable when the installment note includes a contingent amount

    Preparation

    None

    Notice

    This course is provided by a third-party vendor. Please note that login instructions will not be available in the ‘My Upcoming CPE’ section of the NESCPA website. Instead, the login instructions will be sent directly to you via email by the California Education Foundation (CalCPA). Upon completing the course, your hours will be recorded in the ‘My CPE Tracker’ section of the NESCPA website.

    Non-Member Price $59.00

    Member Price $49.00