Beware the pitfalls of transferee liability when making purchases

Rzycki, Wladek
December 2001
Warsaw Business Journal;12/17/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 51, p11
Discusses ways in which a seller's liabilities in Poland may become the responsibility of the buyer under the principles of transferee liability. Transferee-liability rules applicable to the seller's civil law liabilities and tax liabilities; Polish law's characterization of an asset acquisition; Request for an appropriate revenue office to issue a certificate listing the tax obligations of the seller.


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