Operational Due Diligence
Areas of Focus
Critical due diligence considerations
Private equity due diligence guidebook
Tactics to mitigate uncertainties and invest with greater confidence
Private equity tackles value creation
Operational Due Diligence Thought Leadership
Equity compensation in venture capital and private equityWhen it comes to valuation of equity compensation in privately-owned companies, the OPM Backsolve method can be useful for companies with a complex capital structure with multiple classes of equity. Here's our overview of this best-practice method.
Due diligence and structuring issues for buyers of foreign subsidiariesIssues you need to consider when purchasing a business that owns a foreign subsidiary that’s classified as a foreign corporation for tax purposes.
Due diligence and executive compensation: Supporting the reasonableness of salariesIf you’re the acquiring business in a transaction, you should consider how the IRS will view pre-transaction payments to owners and officers. The Service may look to the “reasonableness” of those payments to determine if they were compensation or dividends.
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