Volunteer Corporation reported taxable income of $500,000 from operations for this year. The company paid federal income taxes of $170,000 on this taxable income. During the year, the company made a distribution of land to its sole shareholder, Rocky Topp.
Volunteer Corporation reported taxable income of $500,000 from operations for this year. The company paid federal income taxes of $170,000 on this taxable income. During the year, the company made a distribution of land to its sole shareholder, Rocky Topp. The land's fair market value was $75,000 and its tax and E&P basis to Volunteer was $25,000. Rocky assumed a mortgage attached to the land of $15,000. Any gain from the distribution will be taxed at 34 percent. The company had accumulated E&P of $750,000 at the beginning of the year.
a. Compute Volunteer's total taxable income and federal income tax.
b. Compute Volunteer's current E&P before the distribution.
c. Compute Volunteer's accumulated E&P at the beginning of next year.
d. What amount of dividend income does Rocky report as a result of the distribution?
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