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Lesson 6.4.2 Operating: Applications

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In this module, we will further examine the specifications of electing S corporation status. We will explore income measurement and allocation methods followed in passing through the earnings to the shareholders; including the differentiation between ordinary items and separately stated items. Next, we will discuss the calculation of the shareholder’s basis in the S corporation and how it is adjusted in accordance with company earnings. We will also explore loss limitations with respect to the shareholder’s tax basis and at-risk basis. Accordingly, you will be introduced to the implications of distributions from the company to the shareholder with special tax consequences. Finally, we will discuss the exceptions that subject the pass-through to entity level tax.

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