Consequences of liquidating
For example, increasing adjustments are made for additional contributions you make and to reflect your share of partnership income, whereas decreasing adjustments are required for partnership losses and profit withdrawals.
Upon liquidation of a partnership, the Internal Revenue Service views the distributions as a sale of a partnership interest; as a result, gains are generally taxed as long-term capital gains to partners.
To be taxed as a liquidating distribution, however, a partner's interest in the partnership must terminate.
Only partners who receive a liquidating distribution of cash may have an immediate taxable gain or loss to report.
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It is important that investors read a fund's prospectus to understand all of the financial implications before buying, selling or exchanging mutual fund shares.Mutual funds typically keep cash reserves to cover investor redemptions so that they will not be forced to liquidate portfolio securities at inopportune times.With most mutual fund redemptions, the proceeds are distributed to the investor on the following business day.Special Basis Adjustment Applicable to Transfer of Partnership Interest – Section 743(b) VIII.Special Basis Adjustment Applicable to Distributions of Partnership Property – § 734(b) IX.