Small Blockage Discount Supported by Post-Valuation Date Sales

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Legal and Court Case Update
February 5, 1999
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estate and gift taxation

Estate of Foote v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue
T.C. Memo 1999-37,1999 Tax Ct. Memo LEXIS 37
US
Federal Court
United States Tax Court
Robert E. Kleeman, Jr., CPA (for estate)<br>Robert L. Davis, CFA (for IRS)
Jacobs

Summary

The Tax Court permitted a blockage discount of 3.3% on the decedent's 2.2% interest in a NYSE stock.

See Also

Estate of Foote v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue

At issue is the fair market value of 280,507 shares of Applied Power, Inc. class A common stock held by the decedent.