Considerations for owners selling all or part of their company
March 17, 2012
Impending Sunset of Bush Tax Cuts on 12/31/2012, combined with new healthcare tax, will significantly increase the tax liability on the sale of a business and thus reduce net proceeds to selling owners. Although we at Butcher Joseph Hayes can’t predict whether Congress and the President will pass new tax legislation this year, we know that our clients should be analyzing how it may affect their succession plans.
Amounts and rates set forth under U.S. tax laws sourced from current public sources, including the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, in addition to regulations and other public announcements made by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service. Information is subject to change without notice. Rates may vary based on individual circumstances and may be estimated.
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