Whether it’s a plan to sell the entire company or just one section if the divestment is a minor transaction, for example SEK 100,000 the procedure is simply one of making the sale. For larger transactions, however, there are several considerations.

Are there positive features, tax benefits for example, that could become highly valuable assets for certain types of buyers? Is there a plan to invest the money in new business operations? Will the sale generate a gain or loss? Taxation never simply arises, but rather is based on how the transaction is structure. It’s important, therefore to seek help in structuring the transaction that the proper sequence of events is followed by the right components. Mazars helps companies through this process to avoid any unpleasant surprises.