IRS Revenue Ruling Provides Prescribed Rates for Federal Income Tax Purposes

March 15, 2019

The IRS recently issued Revenue Ruling 2019-08 that provides various prescribed rates for federal income tax purposes including the applicable federal interest rates, the adjusted applicable federal interest rates, the adjusted federal long-term rate, and the adjusted federal long-term tax-exempt rate. These rates are determined as prescribed by § 1274.

The rates are published monthly for purposes of sections 42, 382, 412, 642, 1288, 1274, 7520, 7872, and various other sections of the Internal Revenue Code.

Revenue Ruling 2019-08 will be in IRB: 2019-14, dated April 1, 2019.

For the full Revenue Ruling 2019-08 visit the IRS website.