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[76 Stat. 1067]
[76 Stat. 1067]
PUBLIC LAW 87-000—MMMM. DD, 1962

76 STAT.]

P U B U C LAW 87-834-OCT. 16, 1962

tion 401(a), and to have been exempt from taxation under such section 501(a), for the period beginning May 1, 1960, and ending April 20, 1961, but only if it is shown to the satisfaction of the Secretary of the Treasury or his delegate that the trust has not in this period been operated in a manner which would jeopardize the interests of its beneficiaries. SEC. 26. CONTINUATION OF A PARTNERSHIP YEAR FOR SURVIVING PARTNER IN A TWO-MAN PARTNERSHIP WHERE ONE DIES. (a) CLOSE OF TAXABLE YEAR or T W O - M A N PARTNERSHIP W H E N O N E PARTNER DIES.—Section 188 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1939

1067 26 USC 40i. 26 USC soi.

sastat. 7i.

(relating to different taxable years of partner and partnership) is amended— (1) by striking out "If" and inserting in lieu thereof " (a) GENERAL RULE. — I f ";

and

(2) by adding at the end of such section 188 the following new subsection: " (b) TWO-MAN PARTNERSHIP.—For the purpose of this chapter, the death of one of the partners of a partnership consisting of two members shall not, if the surviving partner so elects within one year after the date of enactment of this subsection, result in the termination of the partnership or in the closing of the taxable year of the partnership with respect to the surviving partner prior to the time the partnership year would have closed if neither partner had died or disposed of his interest." (b) EFFECTIVE DATE, ETC.—The amendments made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to taxable years of a partnership beginning after December 31, 1946, to which the Internal Revenue Code of 1939 applies. If refund or credit of any overpayment resulting from the application of the amendments made by subsection (a) of this section (including interest, additions to the tax, and additional amounts), is prevented on the date of enactment of this Act, or within one year from such date, by the operation of any law or rule of law (other than section 3760 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1939 or section 7121 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, relating to closing agreements, and other than section 3761 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1939 or section 7122 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, relating to compromises), such refund or credit of such overpayment, may, nevertheless, be made or allowed if claim therefor is filed within one year after the date of the enactment of this Act. No interest shall be allowed or paid on any overpayment resulting from the enactment of this section. SEC. 27. EXCLUSION FROM GROSS INCOME OF CERTAIN AWARDS MADE PURSUANT TO EVACUATION CLAIMS OF JAPANESE-AMERICAN PERSONS. (a) IN GENERAL.—No amount received as an award under the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Attorney General to adjudicate certain claims resulting from evacuation of certain persons of Japanese ancestry under military orders", approved July 2, 1948, as amended by Public Law 116, Eighty-second Congress, and Public Law 673, Eighty-fourth Congress (50 U.S.C. App., secs. 1981-1987), shall be included in gross income for purposes of chapter 1 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1939 or chapter 1 of the Internal Revenue Code of

ss Stat. 4.

1954.

26 USC 1 etseq.

(b) EFFECTIVE DATE, ETC.—Subsection (a) shall apply with respect to taxable years ending after July 2, 1948. If refund or credit of any overpayment of Federal income tax resulting from the application

53 Stat. 462. 26 USC 7121. S3 Stat. 462. 26 USC 7122.