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Application For Order To Take Deposition Form. This is a Official Federal Forms form and can be use in US Tax Court.
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UNITED STATES TAX COURT Petitioner, V. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, Respondent. Docket No. APPLICATION FOR ORDER TO TAKE DEPOSITION TO PERPETUATE EVIDENCE* To the United States Tax Court: 1. Application is hereby made by the above-named ______________________________________________________________________________________ (petitioner or respondent) for an order to take the deposition(s) of the following-named person(s) who has (have) been served with a copy of this application, as evidenced by the attached certificate of service. Name of witness (a) (b) (c) (d) 2. It is desired to take the deposition(s) of the above-named person(s) for the following reasons (With respect to each of the above-named persons, set forth the reasons for taking the depositions rather than waiting until trial to introduce the testimony or other evidence): (a) Post office address (b) (c) (d) 3. The substance of the testimony, to be obtained through the deposition(s), is as follows (With respect to each of the above-named persons, set forth briefly the substance of the expected testimony or other evidence): (a) (b) (c) (d) *An application for an order to take deposition to perpetuate evidence must be filed at least 45 days prior to the date set for trial. When the applicant seeks to take depositions upon written questions, the title of the application shall so indicate and the application shall be accompanied by an original and five copies of the proposed questions. The taking of depositions upon written questions is not favored, except when the depositions are to be taken in foreign countries, in which case any depositions taken must be upon written questions, except as otherwise directed by the Court for cause shown. (See Rule 84(a).) If the parties so stipulate, depositions may be taken without application to the Court. (See Rule 81(d).) This form may not be used for depositions for discovery purposes, which may be taken only in accordance with Rule 74. (OVER) Form 15 (Revised 05/11) American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 4. The following books, papers, documents, electronically stored information, or other tangible things to be produced at the deposition, are as follows (With respect to each of the above-named persons, describe briefly all things which the applicant desires to have produced at the deposition): (a) (b) (c) (d) 5. The expected testimony or other evidence is material to one or more matters in controversy, in the following Respects: (a) (b) (c) (d) 6. (a) This deposition (will) (will not) be taken on written questions (see Rule 84). (b) All such written questions are annexed to this application (attach such questions pursuant to Rule 84). 7. The petition in this case was filed with the Court on ______________________________________________________________. The pleadings in this case (month, day, year) (are) (are not) closed. This case (has) (has not) been placed on a trial calendar. 8. An arrangement as to payment of fees and expenses of the deposition is desired which departs from the Rules 81(g) and 103, as follows: 9. It is desired to take the testimony of ____________________________________________________________on the_____________________________day of___________________, 20__________, at the hour of __________o'clock __________m, at ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (state room number, street number, street name, city and state) before ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (state name and official title) 10. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________is a person who is authorized (name of person before whom deposition is to be taken) to administer an oath, in his/her capacity as _______________________________________________________________________ . Such person is not a relative or employee or counsel of any party, or a relative or employee or associate of such counsel, nor is he/she financially interested in the action. (For possible waiver of this requirement, see Rule 81(e)(3).) American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 11. It is desired to record the testimony of______________________________________________________________________________________________ (name of witness) before ___________________________________________________________________________________by videotape. The name and address of the videotape (name of person before whom deposition is to be taken) operator is ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (name) ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (address) and the name and address of his/her employer is______________________________________________________________________________________________ (name) ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (address) Dated _______________, 20______________ (Signed) (Petitioner or Counsel) (Post Office Address) (Counsel's Tax Court Bar Number) American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com