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Sec. 701. Partners, Not Partnership, Subject To Tax

A partnership as such shall not be subject to the income tax imposed by this chapter. Persons carrying on business as partners shall be liable for income tax only in their separate or individual capacities.
(Aug. 16, 1954, ch. 736, 68A Stat. 239.)
BACKGROUND NOTES
Amendments to Subchapter
1976--Pub. L. 94-455, title II, 213(b)(2), title XIX, 1901(b)(23), Oct. 4, 1976, 90 Stat. 1547, 1798, struck out part IV “Effective date for subchapter” in table of parts of subchapter K of chapter 1 and added item 709.