Latest Scam Targets Banks

scam alert squareThe Internal Revenue Service (IRS) office is alerting financial institutions to be wary of fraudulent emails, ostensibly from the IRS, requesting personal financial data on account holders under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FACTA). The emails request data such as account holder identities, account information, and confidential passwords.

The IRS says it does not request specific account holder identity information over the phone, by fax or by email, and does not solicit FACTA passwords or other confidential account information. They report that incidents of these “phishing” scams involving FACTA have occurred in multiple countries.
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We’ve Moved!

Gray, Gray & Gray’s Westwood Headquarters is now located in Canton, MA (just a few miles away from our previous location)!

Gray, Gray & Gray, LLP
150 Royall Street
Suite 102
Canton, MA 02021

Gray, Gray & Gray Canton, MA Office

We’re already up and running in our new space, and look forward to serving you from our new Canton home!

Please note: Our telephone numbers, fax numbers and email addresses all remain the same.

Click here for directions to our new Canton office.

DealMakers Continues to Heat Up This Summer

DealMakers-Heating-Up-This-SummerGray, Gray & Gray and leading M&A professionals kicked off the official start of summer with the seventh invitation-only DealMakers event on June 24th. The event, which was held at Sky Restaurant in Norwood, MA, brought together nearly 40 members of the New England M&A community for deal flow opportunities and a lively roundtable discussion about trends and market activities. Continue reading

Due Diligence for Sellers (Part 1)

Seller's Due Diligence Checklist Part 1If your exit strategy includes selling your business, you need to be sure you protect your interests and negotiate the strongest deal possible. Doing your homework up front – your due diligence – is the best way to ensure that the sale will work for you.

Your buyer will no doubt conduct a thorough investigation of your business to make sure he or she is getting their money’s worth. In the same way, you need to dig out details about the acquiring company and the specifics of the deal they are offering. This applies whether the proceeds of the sale will be cash, deferred payments, corporate stock, or a combination. Continue reading

Gray, Gray & Gray is On the Move!

Gray, Gray & Gray is on the move!The partners and staff of Gray, Gray & Gray are pleased to announce that we are relocating our main offices to:

150 Royall Street, Suite 102
Canton, MA 02021

Our new, 25,000 square foot office will provide us with the additional room, meeting space, and technology support to allow us to continue to serve our clients’ tax, accounting, and advisory needs.

We have scheduled the actual move for mid-July. Day-to-day operations will not be affected. Our phone and fax numbers will also remain the same. Learn more here.

Leading DealMakers Discuss M&A

Leading DealMakers Discuss M&AGray, Gray & Gray hosted a DealMakers forum on March 6th, bringing together some of the leading M&A professionals in the Northeast for deal flow opportunities and a roundtable discussion.

The general consensus among those in attendance was that the M&A market remains robust for solid companies, but has cooled for companies that are not fully prepared to go to market. As a result, M&A activity has picked up again during the first quarter of the year, with multiples increasing. Continue reading