Emma and Laine form the equal EL Partnership. Emma contributes cash of $100,000. Laine contributes property with an adjusted basis of $40,000 and a fair market value of $100,000.
a. How much gain, if any, must Emma recognize on the transfer? Must Laine recognize any gain? If so, how much?
b. What is Emma's basis in her partnership interest?
c. What is Laine's basis in her partnership interest?
d. What basis does the partnership take in the property transferred by Laine?