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Unformatted text preview: Corporation was a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jet Corporation; therefore, it was a
controlled subsidiary. This was a liquidating distribution in cancellation of Jet's investment in Sky
Corporation; therefore, it was a complete liquidation.
Choices "a", "b", and "c" are incorrect, per above rule and explanation. CPA-02257 Type1 M/C 126. CPA-02257 A-D R98 #15 Corr Ans: B PM#32 R 3-99 Page 39 Lincoln Corp., a calendar-year C corporation, made a nonliquidating cash distribution of $1,500,000 to its
shareholders with respect to its stock. At that time, Lincoln's current and accumulated earnings and
profits totaled $825,000 and its total paid in capital for tax purposes was $10,000,000. Lincoln had no
corporate shareholders. Which of the following statements is(are) correct regarding Lincoln's cash
I. The distribution was taxable as $1,500,000 in ordinary income to its shareholders.
II. The distribution reduced its shareholders' adjusted bases in Lincoln stock by...
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2013 for the course ACCOUNTING Regulation taught by Professor Becker during the Fall '10 term at Keller Graduate School of Management.
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