Financial and Taxation Due Diligence Contract

Financial and Taxation Due Diligence Contract

Due diligence reporting on financial matters. Due diligence report on tax matters. Input into transaction mechanics.

South Cambridgeshire District Council – Financial and Taxation Due Diligence

Contract summary



  • Financial consultancy, financial transaction processing and clearing-house services – 66170000
  • Tax consultancy services – 79221000

Location of contract

East of England

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

24 November 2020

Closing date

1 December 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

9 January 2021

Contract end date

31 March 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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SCDC requires financial and taxation due diligence in respect of the purchase of CBPL, responding to the queries raised in the checklist questionnaire in Appendix C of the ITT.

The purpose of the due diligence is principally to enable brokers to procure Warranty and Indemnity policies for the council to an anticipated limit of £5m, with further advice provided on the mechanics of the transactions and the completion and settling of accounts post completion. The works in this tender are anticipated to be broken down into the following 5 areas:

• Due diligence reporting on financial matters
• Due diligence report on tax matters
• Input into transaction mechanics
• Provide input into completion accounts
• Post completion work, including settling of accounts
• Advise on the flow of funds from sale of Southern Development Land to a council owned SPV or an SPV the council has an interest in
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How to apply


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About the buyer


Contact name

David Ousby


South Cambridgeshire Hall
Cambourne Business Park
CB23 6EA
United Kingdom


+44 1954713378