SPAC Whitepaper

SPACs: Business, Accounting & Tax Considerations

Although the COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant economic hardship for many businesses, SPAC deals have seen a resurgence and are accelerating at a record-breaking pace. For investors, the potential for returns are higher than ever given the access to capital, low interest rates, and the ability to move quickly to close an acquisition. This provides target companies with the potential to grow exponentially despite the economic downturn as companies seek access to additional capital.

Although SPACs provide several advantages to going public, notably in terms of timing and cost, they are not without risk.

In this whitepaper, we’ll examine the SPAC trend and its advantages as well as relevant accounting and tax considerations for SPACs to bear in mind as they navigate this express path.

Complete the form below to download MFA’s whitepaper, SPACs in the Spotlight: Business, Accounting & Tax Considerations for Special Purpose Acquisition Companies.

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