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Distributions in Kind Relating to Trusts

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Are there special rules for distributions in kind? Under what circumstances does the trust recognize gain or loss? Under what circumstances is such a distribution not traced to DNI?

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Yes, there are special rules for distribution in kind by trusts. There are numerous issues that arise in such distributions, such as recognition of gain or loss by the trust due to such distribution, beneficiary's basis in the property being distributed and issues pertaining to amount of distribution to be ...

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