Internal Revenue Service May 6, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Modifications to Treatment of Aircraft and Vessel Leasing Income
Document Number: 2011-11164
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains final regulations addressing the treatment of certain income and assets related to the leasing of aircraft or vessels in foreign commerce. The regulations reflect statutory changes made by the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004. In general, the regulations will affect United States shareholders of controlled foreign corporations that derive income from the leasing of aircraft or vessels in foreign commerce and U.S. persons that transfer property subject to these leases to a foreign corporation.