News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 1/18/2019

    Treasury Releases Proposed Regulations Confirming Qualified REIT Dividend 20% Deduction Applies to Mutual Fund Shareholders

    The Proposed Regulations confirm that the section 199A 20% deduction applies to Qualified REIT Dividends received by mutual fund shareholders.

  • 12/13/2018

    Nareit Submits Comments to IRS on Forms 1120-REIT and 8875

    Suggestions meant to improve “the quality, utility, and clarity” of the information collected by the forms.

  • 8/13/2018

    Department of Treasury Issues Proposed Regulations under Section 199A

    In the first of three anticipated sets of regulations, the IRS sets forth a variety of computational, definitional, and anti-avoidance guidance regarding the application of Section 199A.

  • 4/23/2018

    EY Tax Specialist Says REITs Seeking Clarity on Tax Reform in Short-Term

    EY’s Ray Beeman sees longer-term focus on restructuring.

  • 4/20/2018

    Tax Reform Implementation Highlights Partnership Ambiguities, Expert Says

    GGP’s Kate Courtis says REITs with JVs should consider different ways to treat transactions.


  • 4/19/2018

    Park Hotels Executive Says Tax Expertise Must Be a REIT Core Competency

    Park Hotel’s Scott Winer sees need to mix internal and external tax knowledge.

  • 4/18/2018

    Tax Expert Sees Higher Tax Bill for REITs Operating Outside the U.S. from BEPS Initiative

    Loyens & Loeff’s Bartjan Zoetmulder says REITs operating abroad likely to face fewer deduction possibilities.

  • 4/6/2018

    Audit Expert Says Non-GAAP Measures Help a Company Tell its Unique Story

    CAQ’s Cindy Fornelli says REIT sector taking steps to standardize non-GAAP approach.


  • 3/30/2018

    Tax Controller Says REITs Becoming More Diligent in Overseas Investments

    Simon’s Mark Roberson discusses tax reform impact on REIT investment abroad.

  • 3/29/2018

    Camden CAO Urges Cautious Approach on Identification of Critical Audit Matters

    Michael Gallagher says lack of certainty surrounds new auditor report.