Minority interest. What is it? A minority shareholding is no more than 49% (ignoring fractions of a shareholding). Think of a it as trading shares on the stock exchange where valuing each shareholding is a minority interest, unless an offer is made in the form of a takeover. Either way the shares are priced at…

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By David Cane – Sundial Tax & Finance Back in 2012, I was retained by a firm of lawyers, to prepare an expert witness report on behalf of a client who fell out with his father on the management of their building company. The son, my client, emigrated to Perth, Australia, leaving instructions with his…

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As buzz words go ‘pivoting’ is up there for 2020. No business owner could have foreseen the effects of a pandemic and included a strategy to deal with this in their business plan. These challenging times create immediate problems, such as temporary closure, reorganisation of staff responsibilities, looking for cost reductions and claiming appropriate financial…

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