4 Distractions That Can Ruin An Inversion

Law360, New York (March 21, 2014, 7:08 PM EDT) -- Of all inversions ever to have occurred, roughly half happened over the past year. But the tax-friendly move overseas is not for everyone, and four key pitfalls can make the decision even tougher than it already is.

Inversion is the legal yet controversial practice of reincorporating under a foreign domicile, usually through an acquisition of an overseas entity. The practice can help a corporation relieve a significant portion of its American tax burden in exchange for the more hospitable tax code of another jurisdiction.

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