Liz and John formed the equal LJ Partnership on January 1 of the current year. Liz contributed

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Liz and John formed the equal LJ Partnership on January 1 of the current year.
Liz contributed $80,000 of cash and land with a fair market value of $90,000 and an adjusted basis of $75,000. John contributed equipment with a fair market value of $170,000 and an adjusted basis of $20,000. John previously used the equipment in his sole proprietorship.
a. How much gain or loss will Liz, John, and LJ realize?
b. How much gain or loss will Liz, John, and LJ recognize?
c. What bases will Liz and John take in their partnership interests?
d. What bases will LJ take in the assets it receives?
e. How will LJ depreciate any assets it receives from the partners?
Partnership
A legal form of business operation between two or more individuals who share management and profits. A Written agreement between two or more individuals who join as partners to form and carry on a for-profit business. Among other things, it states...
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South Western Federal Taxation 2018 Essentials Of Taxation Individuals And Business Entities

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