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965(I) Transfer Agreement

As a general rule, a delegation contract must be signed under penalty of perjury by both the assignor and the assignee and submitted to the IRS within thirty days of the acceleration event and the declarations of the assignor and the buyer for the fiscal year in which the acceleration event occurred must be accompanied by a double copy26. 01.9100-2 or 301.9100-3.27 the rules applicable to shareholders of S Corporations are potentially more treacherous. Suppose a U.S. taxpayer owns 100% of a company S which in turn owns 100% of a foreign company as its only fortune. In 2017, a U.S. person was subject to a transitional tax obligation under Section 965 and made an election pursuant to Section 965(i) to defer payment of that tax indefinitely. (Questions and Answers 18) The final provisions of Section 965 (the “Final Rules”) updated on January 24, 2019 by the IRS and the Department of Finance and published in the Federal Register on February 5, 2019 provide that, if an acceleration event or triggering event occurred on January 5 A transfer agreement must be submitted before March 7, 2019 to be considered submitted in a timely manner. Failure to notify such an agreement in a timely manner could expedite the payment of an outstanding transitional section 965 tax debt. The Final Regulations establish that a right to exemption under Section 9100 is not available if a transfer contract is submitted late. F3: I am a shareholder of a company S. I have deferred payment of my net section 965 tax debt in relation to Company S (my “section 965(i) net tax debt”) in accordance with a Section 965(i) election). A trigger event as defined in section 965(i)(2)(A)(ii) has occurred. While the entire net tax debt provided for in Section 965(i) of my tax return is considered a tax supplement for the year of the triggering event, I would like to make an election under Section 965(h) to settle the liability in eight annual instalments.

Section 965(i)(4)(D) provides that I must obtain the Commissioner`s agreement to pay in instalments the net tax debt referred to in Section 965(i) if a triggering event occurred in accordance with Section 965(i)(2)(A)(ii).

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