Current Topics in Real Estate Taxation Webinar

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A look at recently enacted tax changes and the outlook for tax reform

This webinar provides you with current information on recently-enacted tax provisions affecting real estate as well as the outlook for changes in the near future including:

  • The December 2015 PATH Act and its treatment of:
    • 15-year depreciation period for leasehold improvements;
    • Real estate and other business assets that can be written off immediately
    • Other tax changes for residential and commercial real estate
    • Changes to the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA) and how they affect you
  • Outlook for more tax changes in 2016
  • What is tax reform and in what direction is it likely to go?
  • The presidential candidates’ tax plans and how they could affect real estate investment provisions such as:
    • 1031 like-kind exchanges
    • Depreciation
    • Capital gains tax rates
    • Carried interest

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Staff Resources

Evan M. Liddiard, CPA
Sr. Policy Representative – Federal Taxation

Erin K. Stackley, Esq.
Policy Representative – Commercial Real Estate



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