M&A Earnouts? Count on Book & Tax Implications

  |  April 7, 2021

A key challenge in any deal negotiation is agreement on purchase price between the buyer and seller. To reach an appropriate purchase price that takes uncertainty into account, parties may choose to include an “earnout” in the acquisition agreement and must be aware of book and tax implications early on in the process. Read more. Read More

Impact of the New Stimulus Package: Extension & Expansion of the Employee Retention Credit (ERC)

  |  February 10, 2021

Designed to encourage employers to keep employees on their payroll and continue providing health benefits during the coronavirus pandemic, the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a refundable payroll tax credit for wages paid and health coverage provided by an employer whose operations were suspended due to a COVID-19-related governmental order, or that experienced a significant reduction in gross receipts. REDW highlights retroactive changes to the ERC for 2020, and what to expect for the tax credit in 2021. Read more. Read More