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An affiliated group of US 'includible' corporations, consisting of a parent and subsidiaries directly or indirectly 80% owned, generally may offset the profits of one affiliate against the losses of another affiliate within the group by electing to file a consolidated federal income tax return. 0000002214 00000 n Few states impose an income tax … trailer @�ܞ6/eu��e�϶�(f2���W�Ŕq��gaĵPӸ��uyWn{>>��\Qw�������޷�u�i|���I|n�* ^`��8��� e�Pd����V�mb��_�S� )@�\�+x��D)�d8߰��f�%��%�$�?�#� ��� RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY TAXES IN THE UNITED STATES . 82 23 We highlight the shift from corporate to pass-through taxation that started with legal changes in the second half of the twentieth century, was fueled by tax incentives embedded in the Tax Reform Act of 1986 (which encouraged a shift from C- to S-corporations), and has continued unabated The main aim of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is to raise revenues. 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