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Articles : Partnership Characteristics – Confusion Reigns

Partnership Characteristics – Confusion Reigns

By: Jeffrey A. Galant

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Recent litigation has put into question the tests for determining the validity of a partnership and one’s status as a partner. The seemingly simple questions of whether, for tax purposes, a partnership exists and whether one is a partner require thoughtful, and sometimes complex, analysis to answer.  There are two recognized tests for determining whether a partnership exists or whether one is a partner, but what remains uncertain is how these tests relate to each other.

There are two recognized tests for determining whether a partnership exists or whether one is a partner, but what remains uncertain is how these tests relate to each other.

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