2015 ORS 317.635¹
Domestic international sales corporation
  • exemption from minimum tax

(1) Except as provided in ORS 317.283 (Nonrecognition of transactions with related domestic international sales corporation), a domestic international sales corporation, commonly referred to as DISC, as defined in section 992 of the Internal Revenue Code, shall be taxed in the manner provided for other corporations under this chapter and without regard to sections 991 to 996 of the Internal Revenue Code.

(2) An interest charge DISC formed on or before January 1, 2014, is exempt from the tax imposed under ORS 317.090 (Minimum tax). [1983 c.162 §39; 1985 c.802 §22b; 2013 s.s. c.5 §6]

Chapter 317

Notes of Decisions

Congress is empowered by Commerce Clause, U.S. Const. Art. I, Sec­tion VIII, to place three year moratorium on doing business taxes imposed by states on federally insured savings and loan associa­tions which do not have their principal place of business in taxing state. Pac. First Fed. Savings & Loan v. Dept. of Rev., 293 Or 138, 645 P2d 27 (1982)

For purposes of claim preclusion, all issues re­gard­ing taxpayers corporate excise tax liability for tax year constitute same claim. U.S. Bancorp v. Dept. of Revenue, 15 OTR 13 (1999)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 317—Corporation Excise Tax, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors317.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 317, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano317.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.