The agency would be required to determine the fair market value of "the integrated utility system" by calculating its "modified net book value" by deducting the "accumulated book depreciation
of the asset" or depreciation equal to 80 percent of the original cost of the asset, whichever is lower.
Exhibit 1: Depreciation allocation in Example 1, Scenario 1 A B Partnership 704(b) Tax 704(b) Tax 704(b) Tax Capital account, 500 300 500 500 1,000 800 1/1/12 Step 3: Allocate (25) (25) (50) book depreciation
according to Sec.
This is the difference between tax depreciation ($100,000) as compared to book depreciation
Most companies use the lives authorized for tax depreciation for the book depreciation
, thus avoiding deferred tax entries.
Accordingly, the taxable income allocated to the Dutch banks was greater than their book allocation by the amount of book depreciation
for that year.
With regard to the second summation, they write: "The second term, relating to book depreciation
is not so easily interpreted.
Also reported here, and separately identified, is any difference in depreciation to the extent book depreciation
exceeds tax depreciation.
We also demonstrate that the value of the DTL is not equal to the present value of future deferred tax expenses because the value of the DTL only depends on cash flows associated with tax depreciation, whereas the changes in the DTL depend on both tax and book depreciation
Resistance is strong to the proposal to remove allowances for investment in plant and machinery in excess of book depreciation
The remaining portion of th partnership's book basis ($150) will be depreciated over the new recovery perio of 10 years, for total annual book depreciation
of $25 (tax depreciation $10 plus additional depreciation of $15) The book depreciation
would be allocated $12.
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