26 U.S. Code § 2016 - Recovery of taxes claimed as credit

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If any tax claimed as a credit under section 2014 is recovered from any foreign country, the executor, or any other person or persons recovering such amount, shall give notice of such recovery to the Secretary at such time and in such manner as may be required by regulations prescribed by him, and the Secretary shall (despite the provisions of section 6501) redetermine the amount of the tax under this chapter and the amount, if any, of the tax due on such redetermination, shall be paid by the executor or such person or persons, as the case may be, on notice and demand. No interest shall be assessed or collected on any amount of tax due on any redetermination by the Secretary resulting from a refund to the executor of tax claimed as a credit under section 2014, for any period before the receipt of such refund, except to the extent interest was paid by the foreign country on such refund.


(Aug. 16, 1954, ch. 736, 68A Stat. 380; Pub. L. 94–455, title XIX, §§ 1902(a)(12)(C), 1906(b)(13)(A),Oct. 4, 1976, 90 Stat. 1806, 1834; Pub. L. 107–16, title V, § 532(c)(4),June 7, 2001, 115 Stat. 74; Pub. L. 107–147, title IV, § 411(h),Mar. 9, 2002, 116 Stat. 46.)

2002—Pub. L. 107–147struck out “any State, any possession of the United States, or the District of Columbia,” after “any foreign country,”.
2001—Pub. L. 107–16struck out “2011 or” before “2014 is recovered”.
1976—Pub. L. 94–455struck out “Territory or” after “any State, any” and “or his delegate” after “Secretary”.
Effective Date of 2002 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 107–147effective as if included in the provisions of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, Pub. L. 107–16, to which such amendment relates, see section 411(x) ofPub. L. 107–147, set out as a note under section 25B of this title.
Effective Date of 2001 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 107–16applicable to estates of decedents dying, and generation-skipping transfers, after Dec. 31, 2004, see section 532(d) ofPub. L. 107–16, set out as a note under section 2011 of this title.


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