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One of our readers recently emailed us with a question about the application of the new Schedule UTP to deferred tax assets. The question is straightforward enough: must uncertain positions involving deferred tax assets be reported on Schedule UTP and, if so, when must they be reported? The explanation, thanks to confusion created by several examples in the final Schedule UTP instructions, is anything but straightforward. Let’s start with a little background.