# 26 U.S. Code § 118 - Contributions to the capital of a corporation

**General rule**

**Contributions in aid of construction, etc.**

**Special rules for water and sewerage disposal utilities**

**General rule**

**Expenditure rule**

**Definitions**

**Disallowance of deductions and credits; adjusted basis**

**Statute of limitations**

**Source**

**Written determinations for this section**

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- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2011-11-04
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2011-06-03
- Not Included Under Subsection (a) : 2011-06-03
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2011-06-03
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2010-09-24
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2010-09-24
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2010-02-05
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2010-02-05
- Capital Contributions by Nonshareholders : 2010-01-22
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2010-01-22
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2010-01-01
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2009-12-25
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-12-25
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2009-12-25
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2009-12-25
- Gross Income v. Not Gross Income : 2009-10-16
- State and Local Tax Incentives : 2009-10-16
- Taxes : 2009-10-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-10-02
- Section 362 Basis Rule : 2009-07-10
- Other Than Money : 2009-07-10
- Capital Contributions by Nonshareholders : 2009-07-10
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-07-10
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-05-29
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-05-29
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2009-01-02
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2008-05-16
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2008-05-16
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2007-11-23
- Shareholder Contributions : 2007-10-26
- Accrual Method : 2007-10-26
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2007-03-02
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2007-03-02
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2006-11-24
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2006-09-22
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2006-09-22
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2005-12-30
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2005-12-30
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2005-10-21
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2005-10-14
- Definition of Contribution in Aid of Construction : 2005-07-15
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2005-07-15
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2005-05-06
- Gross Income v. Not Gross Income : 2005-05-06
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2005-05-06
- Capital Contributions by Nonshareholders : 2005-05-06
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2005-04-22
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2005-04-22
- Section 362 Basis Rule : 2005-04-22
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2004-12-10
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-11-26
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-10-15
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-10-15
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-08-20
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-05-07
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-05-07
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-04-02
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-04-02
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2004-03-12
- Gross Income v. Not Gross Income : 2004-03-12
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-03-12
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-02-20
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-02-20
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-02-06
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-02-06
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-23
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-23
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2004-01-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2004-01-16
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-12-12
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-12-12
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-11-28
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-11-28
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-11-07
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-11-07
- Shareholder Contributions : 2003-09-26
- Property Used in : 2003-08-29
- Liability to Which Property is Subject : 2003-08-29
- Capital Asset v. Not a Capital Asset : 2003-08-29
- Stockholders Contributions : 2003-08-29
- Basis to Corporations : 2003-08-29
- Nonrecognition of Gain or Loss on Contributions : 2003-08-29
- Damages : 2003-08-29
- Amortization of Goodwill & Certain Other Intangibles : 2003-08-29
- In General : 2003-08-29
- Assigned : 2003-08-29
- Section 704(c) Considerations : 2003-08-29
- Basis of Property Contributed to Partnership : 2003-08-29
- Control v. No Control : 2003-08-29
- Shareholder Contributions : 2003-08-29
- Transfer to Corporation Controlled by Transferor : 2003-08-29
- Basis to Distributees : 2003-08-29
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-08-22
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-08-22
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-08-08
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-06-13
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-06-13
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-06-06
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-06-06
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-05-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-05-16
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-04-25
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-04-25
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2003-04-25
- Section 362 Basis Rule : 2003-04-25
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-04-25
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-04-18
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-04-18
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-03-07
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-03-07
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-03-07
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-03-07
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-02-14
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-02-14
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2003-01-03
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2003-01-03
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2002-11-29
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2002-09-06
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2002-09-06
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2002-08-02
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2002-07-05
- Shareholder Contributions : 2002-07-05
- Contributions v. Sale of Services : 2002-07-05
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2002-06-14
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2001-11-30
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2001-11-30
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 2001-08-24
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 2001-08-24
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2001-08-17
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2001-08-17
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2001-03-09
- Escrowed Income : 2001-03-09
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 2000-12-01
- Shareholder Contributions : 2000-07-07
- Gross Income v. Not Gross Income : 1999-12-31
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 1999-12-31
- Contributions to the Capital of a Corporation : 1999-12-24
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 1999-10-29
- Definition of Involuntary Conversion Events : 1999-10-29
- Government Payments : 1999-10-29
- Disaster Losses : 1999-10-29
- Contributions in Aid of Construction : 1999-05-21
- Contributions v. Sale of Services : 1999-05-21
- Contributions v. Sale of Services : 1999-03-19
- Nonshareholder Contributions : 1999-01-29

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