Appointed as single joint expert in matrimonial proceedings to value a high end restaurant business jointly owned by the couple and a gastropub owned by the parties in conjunction with another couple. The companies also owned property used for staff accommodation. We were also instructed to consider the taxation implications of a sale or transfer of shares and to advise on the most tax efficient method of sharing the business assets between the parties.
Appointed as single joint expert to value a facilities management company owned largely as a joint shareholding by the husband and wife. Instructed to comment on the taxation implications of a sale or transfer of shares and of funds withdrawn by the husband to finance a house purchase as well as the most tax efficient means of extracting value from the companies.