ORS 314.720¹
Treatment of distributions from partnership

(1) Gain or loss shall not be recognized by a partner upon a distribution by a partnership to that partner, except to the extent provided in section 731 of the Internal Revenue Code.

(2) The character of gain or loss on the disposition by a distributee partner of unrealized receivables or inventory items shall be determined pursuant to section 735 of the Internal Revenue Code.

(3) The basis of property (other than money) distributed by a partnership to a partner shall be determined pursuant to sections 704(c)(1)(B)(iii) and 732 of the Internal Revenue Code, and shall be increased or decreased as provided in ORS chapter 316.

(4) If a partnership makes the election to adjust the basis of its assets under section 754 of the Internal Revenue Code, then upon a distribution of property to a partner, that election shall also be effective for Oregon income tax purposes.

(5) Payments made by a partnership in liquidation of the interest of a retiring partner or a deceased partner shall be accorded the treatment provided under section 736 of the Internal Revenue Code.

(6) Any decrease in a partner’s share of partnership liabilities or any decrease in a partner’s individual liabilities by reason of the assumption by the partnership of the partner’s individual liabilities, shall be considered to be a distribution of money to the partner by the partnership under section 752 of the Internal Revenue Code. [1989 c.625 §38; 1991 c.457 §20; 1995 c.556 §29]

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9 WLJ 249 (1973); 5 EL 516 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 314—Taxes Imposed Upon or Measured by Net Income, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors314.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 314, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­314ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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