You’re probably familiar with rep and warranty insurance in M&A transactions, but did you
know that you can get insurance against an undesired tax result in a transaction?
Tax insurance can apply to almost any transaction where there is a “known” tax question, but the result is uncertain. Tax insurance can cover a number of circumstances, including:
- Issues that arise during diligence in an M&A transaction and as a “known” issue,
are no longer covered by reps/warranties insurance (e.g., failure