Partnerships

Identifying a Partnership Distribution

A partnership distribution may consist of cash, property, or both. In addition, any reduction of a partner’s share of partnership liabilities is treated as an actual distribution of cash.

Extension OK Where Individual Had Apparent Authority to Sign It

A consent to extend the limitation period for the assessment for partnership items signed by the tax matters partner of a partnership in his capacity as the tax matters partner of another partnership was valid because the individual had the apparent authority to sign the consent.

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Get your clients ready for tax season

With the extended 2017 tax filing season drawing to a close, now is the time to get your practice and your clients ready for the 2018 season.

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2016 Best Article Award

The winners of The Tax Adviser’s 2016 Best Article Award are Edward Schnee, CPA, Ph.D., and W. Eugene Seago, J.D., Ph.D., for their article, “Taxation of Worthless and Abandoned Partnership Interests.”