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Article Retained Interest and FLP

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The IRS has never liked valuation discounts for lack of control and marketability and has attempted to attack gifts of limited liability company (LLC) and family limited partnership (FLP) interests under several theories throughout the years, and with varying success. But recently, the IRS has been successful in using the indirect gift theory and the step-transaction doctrine to disallow valuation discounts in connection with gifts of LLC and FLP interests. Indirect gift theory Under Treasury Regulation Sec. 25.2511-1(h)(1), if someone makes a capital contribution to a corporation, it results in an indirect gift of the property ...
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This article will compare three popular wealth transfer techniques that all produce potential estate tax savings by removing future appreciation from the transferor's estate, but without generating significant taxable gifts. Because these techniques produce little, if any, taxable gifts, even those clients who anticipate estate tax repeal (or reform) should not be reluctant to use them. All three techniques also provide the transferor with an income stream for a fixed period. Finally, all three techniques take advantage of the actual rate of return on the transferred assets as compared to the assumed rate of return utilized ... market research, surveys and trends
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This article will compare three popular wealth transfer techniques that all produce potential estate tax savings by removing future appreciation from the transferor’s estate, but without generating significant taxable gifts. Because these techniques produce little, if any, taxable gifts, even those clients who anticipate estate tax repeal (or reform) should not be reluctant to use them. All three techniques also provide the transferor with an income stream for a fixed period. Finally, all three techniques take advantage of the actual rate of return on the transferred assets as compared to the assumed rate of return ... market research, surveys and trends

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Facts: Lionel Trane, age 55, owns an old farmstead and surrounding real estate, known as Tangled Webb Farms. Tangled Webb Farms has been in Lionel's family for years and is located outside Biggalopolis. Development in the Biggalopolis area has recently expanded toward this property. * Tangled Webb Farms was recently appraised at $1 million. Lionel believes that the value of the property, even with no development, could quadruple in the next few years because of its prime location; with development, the appreciation could be even greater. Lionel would like to transfer the property to his three adult, unmarried children (Sam, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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A terminally ill widow with a $14 million estate can leave everything to her children free of all federal gift and estate tax simply by signing a few documents. Answer: False. Multiple Choice Question: If you claimed the correct answer was True, you might be: (A) Texas attorney Joe Garza; (B) his client who paid him over $300,000 to prepare the documents; or (C) his malpractice defense counsel. Answer: All of the above. In Estate of Hurford ,[1] Tax Court Judge Mark V. Holmes[2] used some of the most colorful and pointed language imaginable from a federal bench in describing and excoriating Mr. Garza’s overly aggressive estate ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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liabilities, and obligations of the partnership. While this article deals .... the formation of the FLP and subsequent gift of a partnership interest and .... the transferor holds an “applicable retained interest” in the partnership. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Present address: Laboratory of Molecular Plant Biology, Stazione Zoologica “A. Dohrn,” 80121 Naples, Italy. In photosynthetic organisms the accumulation of harmful photodynamic chlorophyll precursors is prevented because of the tight regulation of the tetrapyrrole pathway. FLU is one of the regulatory factors involved in this process in land plants. We have examined the function of a Flu-like gene (FLP) from Chlamydomonas that gives rise to two FLP transcripts through alternative splicing. These transcripts are translated into a short and a long protein that differ by only 12 amino acids but that interact ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Abstract: The family limited partnership (FLP) has a long tradition of being attacked by the IRS. The attacks have taken many forms, and recent success has given the IRS more reason to continue the fight. The good news is that an FLP can still work for you — as long as you know how to avoid the many pitfalls. This article explains how to properly structure and execute an FLP to keep assets transferred to it out of your estate . The family limited partnership (FLP) has a long tradition of being attacked by the IRS. The attacks have taken many forms, and recent success has given the IRS more reason to continue the fight. The ...
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