Course Summary

Duration1 hour

PresenterJohn Murphy

Course Overview

This online CPD course will look at the issues to Consider when Buying and Selling Businesses. It will specifically look at:

  • Steps Buying/Selling Business
  • Tax Consideration – Buying assets Vs Shares
  • Role of Accountants in Process – Seller/Purchaser
  • Due Diligence – Tax Due Diligence Reports
  • Tax Warranties/Indemnities
  • Sources of Funding
  • Reliefs Available

This should act as a good refresher for experienced advisors and as a good guide for practitioners that are not involved in these transactions on a regular basis.

CPD Course Facilitator:

John Murphy: Tax, Corporate Restructuring and Practice Support

As a lead member of our technical support team, John relishes problem-solving to help accountants develop innovative client solutions and sharing technical knowledge on tax, financial reporting and auditing.

A Chartered Tax Adviser, he advises clients in practice on a range of issues from income tax, tax planning, restructuring and exit planning to Revenue audits. In addition, he provides support on financial reporting, auditing and company law; conducts company valuations and advises on pre-sale restructuring.

John also plays a key role as a researcher and subject-matter expert in developing OmniPro information products such as the and As a speaker at OmniPro CPD events, he brings these industry-leading insights to accountants participating in our training programmes.