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November 7520 Rate Still Flat at 2.2%

Friday, October 17, 2014

Rates, Tables & Statistics

In Rev. Rul. 2014-28, the Service announced the Section 7520 rate for November will remain at 2.2% for a sixth consecutive month. The rate has reached 2.4% three times in the past fourteen months. Through the first eleven months of this year, the rate is averaging 80 basis points higher than the first eleven months of 2013.

TE/GE Renews Charter of Emerging Issue Committee

Thursday, October 16, 2014


In a recent memo circulated among Division staff, EO Director Tamera L. Ripperda extended for another twelve months the charter of the Emerging Issue Committee.

Case Study: Increasing Lifetime Cash Flow with Annual Contributions to a CRT

Thursday, October 16, 2014

By gradually transferring highly appreciated stock to a SCRUT, with the remainder passing to a DAF, a taxpayer is able to increase his lifetime cash flow, defer capital gains tax, receive an income tax deduction, make gifts to charities, and remove the stock from his estate.

IRS Updates Applicable Federal Rates for November 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Rates, Tables & Statistics

The IRS has announced the Applicable Federal Rates for November 2014, including the Section 7520 rate of 2.2%.

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