Liquidating personal debt
Converting capital loss on a liquidating distribution to ordinary loss: J, A, and B are equal members in BC LLC, which owns several small commercial buildings in White Fish, Mont.J has decided to leave the LLC, and A and B have agreed that the FMV of his interest is 0,000.The inventory has an adjusted basis of ,000 to L.V receives only her proportionate share of the inventory, and L has no unrealized receivables.However, basis should not be allocated in excess of(f)(2)). 704(c)(1)(C) basis adjustment is not reallocated to the distributed property, and the remainder is treated as a positive Sec. If the distribution also gives rise to a negative Sec. 754 election in effect at the time of the liquidating distribution, it is treated as having made a Sec.The proposed regulations provide that if a member with a Sec. 704(c)(1)(C) member) receives a distribution of property (whether or not the property is Sec. 704(c)(1)(C) property retained by the LLC to distributed properties of like character under the principles of Regs. 734(b) adjustment, then the negative adjustment and the Sec. 754 election solely for purposes of computing any negative Sec.
In such situations, the loss recognized by the member is generally a capital loss. 1231 property, a liquidating distribution of all or a portion of that property may convert the retiring member's capital loss to an ordinary Example 3.
Upon distribution of property in complete liquidation, the corporation is treated as if the distributed property is sold at FMV to the distributee (Sec. The distributee shareholder generally must recognize gain or loss equal to the difference between the FMV of the property received and his or her basis in the corporation's stock (Sec. Possibility of Gain or Loss Recognition Gain is recognized by a member in an LLC classified as a partnership on the receipt of a liquidating distribution to the extent money is distributed in excess of the distributee member's basis in his or her LLC interest (see Sec. 751 hot assets (unrealized receivables and substantially appreciated inventory) are not proportionate (see Sec.