26 U.S. Code § 269 - Acquisitions made to evade or avoid income tax
2014—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 113–295 struck out “or acquired on or after October 8, 1940,” after “persons acquire,” in par. (1) and after “corporation acquires,” in par. (2).
1984—Subsecs. (b), (c). Pub. L. 98–369 added subsec. (b), redesignated former subsec. (b) as (c) and inserted reference to subsec. (b).
1976—Subsecs. (a), (b). Pub. L. 94–455, § 1906(b)(13)(A), struck out “or his delegate” after “Secretary” wherever appearing.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 94–455, § 1901(a)(38), struck out subsec. (c) relating to presumptions in the case of disproportionate purchase price.
1964—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 88–272 substituted “the Secretary or his delegate may disallow such deduction, credit, or other allowance” for “such deduction, credit or other allowance shall not be allowed”.
Written determinations for this section
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- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 2005-05-20
- Foreign Insurers Policies Tax Taxable v. Not Taxable : 2005-05-20
- Consolidated Returns : 2002-09-20
- Definitions : 2002-09-20
- General Rule : 2002-09-20
- Allocation of Income and Deductions Among Taxpayers : 2002-09-20
- Liquidations After Qualified Stock Purchases : 2002-09-20
- Basis to Corporations : 2002-09-13
- Constructive Dividend : 2002-09-13
- Allocation of Income and Deductions Among Taxpayers : 2002-09-13
- Treatment of Certain Foreign Currency Transactions : 2002-09-13
- Deductions Limited to Amount at Risk : 2002-09-13
- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 2002-09-13
- Consolidated Returns : 2002-08-16
- Stapled Entities : 2002-08-16
- Allocation of Income and Deductions Among Taxpayers : 2002-02-01
- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 2002-02-01
- Definitions Relating to Corporate Reorganizations : 2002-01-25
- Transfer to Corporation Controlled by Transferor : 2002-01-25
- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 2002-01-25
- Consolidated Net Operating Loss Deduction : 1999-12-10
- Limitation on Net Operating Loss Carry-forwards and Built-in Losses Following Ownership Changes : 1999-12-10
- Consolidated Returns : 1999-12-10
- Control : 1999-09-10
- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 1999-09-10
- Dividends : 1999-07-02
- Acquisitions Made to Evade or Avoid Income Tax : 1999-07-02
- Principal Purpose Text : 1999-07-02
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