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November 18, 2020

Thursday, November 19 | Private Equity (PE) and Private Capital - US post-election implications (11 am ET)

US and international developments for the PE and alternative fund industry related to the 2020 US election results.

Please join us for a timely discussion of the 2020 US elections and the implications to private equity (PE) and alternative funds, transactions and portfolio companies. Our panel of professionals will discuss:

  • US election update: Presidential House and Senate debrief
  • Legislative scenarios: impact of Senate control and bipartisan measures, including stimulus, COVID relief and infrastructure
  • Tax policy and regulatory update: Congressional appointments, new administration's agenda, review of recently issued Treasury regulations, planned executive orders, industry regulation and international developments such trade, climate and BEPS 2.0
  • State and local election update: ballot measures, legislation, carried interest, enforcement, and credits and incentives
  • Potential tax impact on transactions: portfolio companies, funds and management companies - TCJA phase-outs impact on cash tax, modelling, and industry sector deal flow

Date: Thursday, 19 November 2020

Time: 11.00 AM Eastern Standard Time

Registration: View archive here.


  • Ray Beeman, Co-Leader of EY Washington Council

  • Cathy Koch, Principal, Americas Tax Policy Leader, Ernst & Young LLP

  • John Hallmark, US Political and Legislative Leader in the Office of Public Policy, Ernst & Young LLP

  • Scott Roberti, Managing Director, National Tax, State Policy Services, Ernst & Young LLP

  • Steve Clausen, Principal, International Tax and Transaction Services, Ernst & Young LLP


  • Gerald Whelan, Principal, PE Tax Technical Leader, Ernst & Young LLP

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