Passive Activity Losses

Applicable Laws and Rules

This document provides statements or interpretations of the following laws and regulations enacted as of October 26, 2021: secs. 71.01, 71.03, 71.04, 71.19, 71.22, 71.25 and 71.32, Wis. Stats., sec. Tax 2.08, Wis. Adm. Code, and sec. 469, IRC.

Laws enacted and in effect after November 19, 2020, new administrative rules, and court decisions may change the interpretations in this document. Guidance issued prior to November 19, 2020, that is contrary to the information in this document is superseded by this document, pursuant to sec. 73.16(2)(a), Wis. Stats.

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MS 5-77
Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Customer Service Bureau
PO Box 8949
Madison, WI 53708-8949
Phone: (608) 266-2486
Fax: (608) 267-1030

The department welcomes your input on our guidance. Submit comments on this guidance document.

Guidance Document Number: 100176

October 26, 2021