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Crucial Tax Topics 2021-2022 with Art Werner - Mergers and Acquisitions: Complete Guide to Relevant Issues WEBCAST


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Arthur Werner will provide financial professionals with the information their teams will need to successfully plan and execute mergers and acquisitions.


Taxable asset acquisitions vs. non-taxable stock/equity acquisitions. What happens in an asset acquisition. What happens in a stock or equity acquisition. 338 and 336 elections. Basics of 382. Basics of 280G. Earnouts and contingent payments. Assumed liabilities. Acquired reserves. Acquired deferred revenue. Treatment of transaction costs. Basics of mixed entity transactions. Partnership acquisitions of various entity types. Very basic overview of tax-free re-organizations. High level overview of entity formations. High level overview of entity liquidations or termination.


At least three years’ experience in mergers and acquisitions.

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Designed for CPAs with three to five years of experience with mergers and acquisitions.


Differentiate issues related to asset acquisitions and stock acquisitions. Explain various elections (such as IRC Sections 336 and 338). Describe mixed entity transactions.






Leader Bios

Arthur Werner, Shareholder, Werner-Rocca Seminars Ltd

4.94 stars out of 5 - speaker rating for 2019

“Art Werner is a great speaker. Smart and entertaining.”
“Very well done! [Art Werner is] engaging and answered questions.”
“Great use of examples [by Art Werner], made the day fly by.” - past attendees

Art Werner is currently a shareholder in and is the President of the lecture firm Werner - Rocca Seminars, Ltd. Mr. Werner’s areas of expertise include business, tax, financial, and estate planning for high net worth individuals. In addition, Mr. Werner is an adjunct professor of taxation in the Master of Science in Taxation program at the Philadelphia University located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mr. Werner received his B.S. in Accounting and his M.S. in Taxation from Widener University. He holds a J.D. in Law from the Delaware Law School. Mr. Werner lectures extensively in the areas of Estate Planning, Financial Planning, and Estate and Gift Taxation to Certified Public Accountants, Enrolled Agents, Insurance Agents, and Financial Planners, and has presented well in excess of 2,000 eight-hour seminars over the past 20 years. Over the past 20 years, Mr. Werner was rated as having the highest speaker knowledge in his home state of Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, was awarded the AICPA Outstanding Discussion Leader Award in the State of Nevada, the Florida Institute of CPAs Outstanding Discussion Leader Award, and the South Carolina Association of CPAs Outstanding Discussion Leader Award.

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Non-Member Price $109.00

Member Price $79.00