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Tax audit

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Tax litigation

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Tax support

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Tax due dilligence

We offer tax due diligence to assess the actual tax position of the company which is intended to be acquired by the investor. SAN Partners experts identify potential tax risks that may reduce the purchase price of the company and opportunities which the investor can benefit from post-acquisition.

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Transfer pricing audit

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Trasnfer pricing policy

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Transfer pricing benchmarking

We offer the preparation of benchmarking study aimed at verifying prices and margins set in controlled transactions by benchmarking the arrangements in such transactions against comparable transactions concluded by independent entities.

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Financial review

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Financial due diligence

We perform the financial analysis of business by assessing the key financial issues, investigate the business profits and cash flows, identifying the financial risks and potential deal breakers of the transactions. We conduct our projects in close cooperation with our clients and the investor’s other advisers, which enables us to achieve complete understanding of investors’ expectations and provide high-quality deliverables.

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Legal due diligence of drilling and blasting company (Republic of Kazakhstan)

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  • Services

    Due diligence

  • Region

    Republic of Kazakhstan

The Objective

Chinese company decided to purchase a local drilling and blasting company. Prior the purchase the acquirer wanted to review all the documents pertaining to a target company. We were asked to perform legal due diligence of the target to understand if there will be any future legal problems due to this acquisition.

The Approach

By performing a legal due diligence investigation, we were checking the current status of the business.This included the review of the following:

  • Organizational documents (Certificate of incorporation, Company by-laws, Limited liability agreement, Stockholder agreement etc.);
  • Ownership documents;
  • Contracts (Customer contracts, Supply contracts, Operating contracts, Licenses etc.);
  • Merger and Acquisition Agreements
  • Finance documents (Loan agreements, Hedging agreements, Guarantees, Promissory notes etc.);
  • Litigation (Tax-related cases and etc.).
The Result

Our lawyers presented the summary which pointed out the results of discoveries. We have provided the analysis with an opinion as to the validity of the purchase. As a result investor was able to decrease the acquisition price by 200,000 USD.