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Interest rates remain the same for the fourth quarter of 2018

Interest rates remain the same for the fourth quarter of 2018

IR-2018-181, Sept. 7, 2018

IR-2018-181, Sept. 7, 2018

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning Oct. 1, 2018.  The rates will be:

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning Oct. 1, 2018.  The rates will be:

Under the Internal Revenue Code, the rate of interest is determined on a quarterly basis.  For taxpayers other than corporations, the overpayment and underpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 3 percentage points. 

Under the Internal Revenue Code, the rate of interest is determined on a quarterly basis.  For taxpayers other than corporations, the overpayment and underpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 3 percentage points. 

Generally, in the case of a corporation, the underpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 3 percentage points and the overpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 2 percentage points. The rate for large corporate underpayments is the federal short-term rate plus 5 percentage points. The rate on the portion of a corporate overpayment of tax exceeding $10,000 for a taxable period is the federal short-term rate plus one-half (0.5) of a percentage point.

Generally, in the case of a corporation, the underpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 3 percentage points and the overpayment rate is the federal short-term rate plus 2 percentage points. The rate for large corporate underpayments is the federal short-term rate plus 5 percentage points. The rate on the portion of a corporate overpayment of tax exceeding $10,000 for a taxable period is the federal short-term rate plus one-half (0.5) of a percentage point.

The interest rates announced today are computed from the federal short-term rate determined during July 2018 to take effect Aug. 1, 2018, based on daily compounding.

The interest rates announced today are computed from the federal short-term rate determined during July 2018 to take effect Aug. 1, 2018, based on daily compounding.

Revenue Ruling 2018-25, announcing the rates of interest, is attached and will appear in Internal Revenue Bulletin 2018-39, dated Sept. 24, 2018.

Revenue Ruling 2018-25, announcing the rates of interest, is attached and will appear in Internal Revenue Bulletin 2018-39, dated Sept. 24, 2018.

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