U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
D.C. Circuit holds that partnerships formed to conduct activity made profitable by tax credits engage in legitimate business activity for tax purposes
August 05, 2022
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U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief urging D.C. Circuit to reject IRS’s view that a partnership lacks economic substance unless partners expect to make a profit without tax credits
January 13, 2021
Click here to view the amicus brief filed jointly by the U.S. Chamber and National Mining Association. Michael B. Kimberly, Paul W. Hughes, and Matthew A. Waring of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.
- Tax Court Opinion -- Cross Refined Coal, LLC v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue (United States Tax Court).pdf
- U.S. Chamber, et. al Amicus Brief -- Cross Refined Coal, LLC v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue (D.C. Circuit).pdf
- Opinion -- Cross Refined Coal, LLC v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue (D.C. Circuit).pdf