Mark Smith

Mark Smith

Leading EY’s North East Private Tax Business, Mark focuses on supporting privately owned, private equity backed and AIM listed companies, as well as their shareholders and wealthy individuals in their own right. Mark and the team deliver both corporate and personal tax advice to clients, ensuring a joined up, holistic approach.

Disguised distribution: Private equity considerations
23 September 2022

We consider the real life experience of anti-avoidance legislation to prevent privately owned companies from providing loans as a form of disguised distribution in the context of a typical private equity backed group.