12 CFR 616.6300 - Leasing policies, procedures, and underwriting standards.
The board of each institution engaged in lease underwriting must adopt a written policy (or policies). Management, at the direction of the board, must develop procedures that reflect lease practices that control risk and comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Any leasing activity must comply with the lending policies and loan underwriting requirements in § 614.4150 of this chapter. An institution engaged in the making, buying, or syndicating of leases also must adopt written policies and procedures that address the additional risks associated with leasing. Written policies and procedures must address the following, if applicable:
(a) Appropriateness of the lease amount, purpose, and terms and conditions, including the residual value established at the inception of the lease;
(b) Process for estimating the leased asset's market value during the lease term;
(c) Types of equipment and facilities the institution will lease;
(k) Tax treatment of lease transactions and associated risks.
Title 12 published on 2014-01-01
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