FAQs for Indian Tribal Governments regarding Fishing Rights-Related Activities
These frequently asked questions and answers are provided for general information only and should not be cited as any type of legal authority. They are designed to provide the user with information required to respond to general inquiries. Due to the uniqueness and complexities of Indian law and Federal tax law, it is imperative to ensure a full understanding of the specific question presented, and to perform the requisite research to ensure a correct response is provided.
- Is income earned from fishing taxable to Indians?
- What is a "fishing rights-related activity"?
- What is a "qualified Indian entity"?
- As an employer exercising fishing rights-related activities, of what should we be aware?
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