BB&D attorneys Robert Brandt, Bridget Nave and Brett Sayers represented a minority owner in selling his shares back to the corporation for $7 million after the shareholder was terminated as a director, officer and employee of the Company. BB&D was able to obtain for the client: full payment at closing of the purchase price (instead of […]
Brett M. Sayers
Opportunity Zones: Seize The Opportunity
As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Congress designated certain Qualified Opportunity Zones to encourage new investment in economically-distressed communities through tax incentives. Opportunity Zone investments are intended to infuse new capital, development and economic growth in such Opportunity Zones. To date, the U.S. Treasury Department has issued two sets of guidance and proposed regulations regarding this developing tax incentive.
BB&D Welcomes Brett Sayers
Brett Sayers has joined the firm’s St. Louis office as an associate, providing advice to businesses and individuals in a variety of transactional and estate planning matters. Brett has experience assisting clients in all stages of the business life cycle, including entity selection, formation, ongoing operational matters, restructuring, acquisitions, divestitures, dissolution, and taxation. Before transitioning […]