TAX FILE MEMO
From: Rita Researcher
Re: IRA rollovers
Facts: Phyllis Davis maintained an IRA account at the brokerage firm ABC. On February 11 of the current
year, she requested a check for the balance of her account. She received the check made out
The primary tax issues involved with this case are as follows:
Which, if any, of the seminar expenses qualify as deductible?
Does the location of the seminar and the partial vacation aspect of the trip disqualify the
expenditures as dedu
No, Maria cannot deduct a speeding ticket on her Schedule C. Under 162(f), no deduction is allowed for
any fine or similar penalty paid to a government for the violation of any law.
Yes, although Susan is not a qualified child for dependency p
McCarthy et al v. US with parallel citations of 807 F.2d 1306 and 87-1 USTC 9101.
US Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
The court examined the amortization of broadcast rights and the amortization of
1.09 READING, QUESTIONS AND PROBLEMS
a. Abbey, Bahir and Cho are students in a tax LL.M. program. In the
current semester, they are all in the same classes for Individual
Taxation, Partnership Taxation and Corporation Taxation. They have
OTHER TAX SERVICES AND TAX PERIODICALS
The answers to the exercises are valid as of December 2013. It is likely that there will be changes in the legal
services and the tax law after this manual is published. Further, it is likely that
OUTSIDE BASIS AND ALLOCATION OF LIABILITIES
A and B form Partnership AB. A contributes property with a fair
market value of $15,000 and an adjusted basis of $10,000, in
exchange for a 75% interest in AB. B contributes $5,000 for a 25%
Are the teams purchased with a profit motive when the historical results thereof seem to say otherwise?
Yes, because of the likely increase in the value of the franchise, the owners' incentive is to turn a profit
upon disposal of the team.
A, B, C and D form Partnership ABCD in January 2006. The partners
contributed the following:
C Installment Note
Cs Promissory Note -0300