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(corporation) the practice of purchasing enough shares in a firm to threaten a takeover and thereby forcing the owners to buy those shares back at a premium in order to stay in business
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It was intended to stop the common practice of deducting greenmail payments
made to halt hostile takeovers.
As a result of Five Star Manufacturing, some corporate taxpayers took the position that greenmail payments
In addition to withdrawing TAM 8516002, TAM 8626001 specifically considered the treatment of greenmail payments
6 /PRNewswire/ -- Proposed limitations on greenmail payments
by Jefferson-Pilot Corporation (NYSE: JP) have been "reluctantly withdrawn" by Resources Planning Corporation (RPC), a long-term JP shareholder.
Observation: This decision could adversely affect corporations that paid and deducted greenmail under a survival theory by threatening the deductibility of greenmail payments