Our tax team is involved at every stage of a deal's life from structuring through implementation. As an integral part of the business transactions practice, we work closely with our counterparts in the Corporate Department to uncover underlying tax benefits and to construct innovative tax strategies. This close involvement helps our clients find ways to increase their overall economic benefit at every stage - helping provide the key to a successful transaction.

New Guidance Takes Another Run at Inversions

In this video, tax partner Jeffrey Samuels, co-chair of the tax department, discusses the additional inversion guidance issued by the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service, which intends to target the tax benefits of corporate inversions, including pending transactions.

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Virtu Financial To Acquire KCG Holdings for $1.4 Billion

Paul, Weiss is representing high-speed trading firm Virtu Financial, Inc. in its approximately $1.4 billion all-cash acquisition of retail electronic trading firm KCG Holdings, Inc.

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Lundin Mining Completes $1.136 Billion Sale of Interest in Tenke Copper Project

Paul, Weiss represented Lundin Mining Corporation in the sale of its indirect interest in the Tenke copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo to an affiliate of Chinese private equity firm BHR Partners for $1.136 billion in cash and contingent consideration of up to $51.4 million.

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OTTP and Providence Equity Partners Sell Ascend Learning to Blackstone and CPPIB

Paul, Weiss is representing the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTTP) in its sale, alongside Providence Equity Partners, of education software company Ascend Learning, LLC.

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Videotron Completes $600 Million High Yield Offering

Paul, Weiss represented Bank of America Merrill Lynch and the other initial purchasers in connection with Videotron Ltd.’s offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 5.125% senior notes due 2027.

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CircusTrix Acquires Rockin’ Jump

Paul, Weiss represented CircusTrix Holdings, LLC, the world’s largest developer and operator of indoor extreme recreation parks, in its acquisition of Rockin’ Jump Holdings, LLC, a leading franchise operation in the indoor family fitness entertainment space.

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