Internal Revenue Service July 22, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Modifications of Certain Derivative Contracts
Document Number: 2011-18531
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
In the Rules and Regulations section of this issue of the Federal Register, the IRS is issuing temporary regulations relating to whether an exchange for purposes of Sec. 1.1001-1(a) occurs for the nonassigning counterparty when there is an assignment of certain derivative contracts. The text of those regulations also serves as the text of these proposed regulations. This document also provides notice of a public hearing on these proposed regulations.
Modifications of Certain Derivative Contracts
Document Number: 2011-18529
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains final and temporary regulations that address when a transfer or assignment of certain derivative contracts does not result in an exchange to the nonassigning counterparty for purposes of Sec. 1.1001-1(a). The text of these temporary regulations also serves as the text of the proposed regulations (REG-109006-11) set forth in the Proposed Rules section in this issue of the Federal Register.
Guidance Under Section 956 for Determining the Basis of Property Acquired in Certain Nonrecognition Transactions; Correction
Document Number: 2011-18469
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document describes a correction to final and temporary regulations (TD 9530) that were published in the Federal Register on Friday, June 24, 2011, regarding the determination of basis in certain United States property acquired by a controlled foreign corporation in certain nonrecognition transactions that are intended to repatriate earnings and profits of the controlled foreign corporation without U.S. income taxation.