David Gave Property with a Basis of $133,000 to Hannah
David gave property with a basis of $133,000 to Hannah when the property had a FMV of $100,000 and paid gift taxes of $8,000.If Hannah later sells the property for $140,000,Hannah's basis (to determine gain)in the property immediately before the sale is
Joycelyn gave a diamond necklace to her granddaughter Emma.Joycelyn had purchased the necklace in 1980 for $15,000.The FMV of the necklace at the time of the gift was $44,000.After deducting the annual exclusion,the amount of the gift was $30,000.Gift taxes of $10,000 were paid.What is Emma's adjusted basis in the necklace?
Monte inherited 1,000 shares of Corporation Zero stock from his father who died on March 4 of the current year.His father paid $30 per share for the stock on September 2,2005.The FMV of the stock on the date of death was $50 per share.On September 4 this year,the FMV of the stock was $55 per share.The executor did not elect the alternate valuation date.Monte sold the stock for $65 per share on December 3.What is the amount and nature of any gain or loss?
A)$ 10,000 LTCG
B)$ 35,000 LTCG
C)$ 15,000 LTCG
D)$ 15,000 STCG
Melody inherited 1,000 shares of Corporation Zappa stock from her mother who died on March 4 of the current year.Her mother paid $30 per share for the stock on September 2,2005.The FMV of the stock on the date of death was $65 per share.On September 4 of the current year,the FMV of the stock was $70 per share.Melody sold the stock for $85 per share on December 3.The estate qualified for,and the executor elected,the alternate valuation method for these and other assets in the estate.An estate tax return was filed.What was Melody's basis in the stock on the date of the sale?