TN 9 (02-98)

RS 01803.045 Taxable Year of Less Than 12 Months

POLICY

1. Short Taxable Year

A period of less than 12 months may be a taxable year if:

  • The basis for computing and reporting income changes, e.g., fiscal to calendar year, or

  • The taxpayer dies, (the taxable year ends on the date of death, and net earnings are computed as of the date of death.)

  • The taxable year is closed by the Commissioner of IRS.

2. Exclusion

An individual's taxable year is not ended by his going out of business.


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RS 01803.045 - Taxable Year of Less Than 12 Months - 03/17/1998
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:03/17/1998