In today’s global economy, companies do not hesitate to look beyond their borders to find the right acquisition to grow their business. Buyers of foreign businesses need to have a comprehensive understanding of global accounting differences, regulatory requirements, foreign and domestic tax considerations, and the impact the acquisition will have on its financial reporting. A lack of knowledge in these areas could cause last-minute surprises that delay a deal’s timing and result in a buyer over- or under-valuing the target.
Doing an acquisition overseas? In this episode PwC's Jim Gazley, Beth Paul and Anthony Greco discuss some unique points to consider in a cross border acquisition.
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