News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 9/6/2019

    Nareit Joins Group Letter to Tax-Writing Committees Requesting 30-Year Depreciation Apply to Certain Multifamily Properties

    National real estate organizations urge legislative clarification for multifamily owners electing out of interest deductibility limits.

  • 7/10/2019

    Governor Ige Vetoes Anti-REIT Bill on July 9

    No special session; Veto will stand.

  • 7/1/2019

    Nareit Submits Comments on Second Set of Proposed Qualified Opportunity Zone Regulations

    Comments again recommend clarifications regarding deferral of certain real estate gains and REIT capital gain dividends.

  • 5/13/2019

    What REITs Should Know About Section 163(j) Interest Limitation

    Deloitte attorney says the way the limitation is calculated will change in 2022.

  • 5/13/2019

    Qualified Opportunity Funds May Face Anti-Abuse Regulations from IRS

    Lawyer says recent tax law rule changes may be addressed.

  • 5/13/2019

    Key Issues to Know as REITs Adopt New Leasing Standard

    EY’s Serena Wolfe says investors should expect a balance sheet composition change.

  • 5/13/2019

    Nareit Comments on Revised Section 337(d) Proposed “Built-in Gain” Regulations

    Comments recommend narrowing of IRS proposal to impose immediate tax on “built-in gains” upon mergers of non-REIT C corporations that have engaged in tax-free spin-offs into existing REITs.

  • 5/10/2019

    Nareit and other Trade Associations Ask the Heads of the Tax-Writing Committees to Depreciate Energy Efficiency Costs Over 10 Years

    Proposal would encourage energy efficiency upgrades in both non-residential and residential properties.
  • 5/8/2019

    Services Among Top Day-to-Day REIT Tax Concerns

    Cousins Properties’ Kristin Myers also advises in-house tax staff to stay ahead of any issues.

  • 5/8/2019

    Top Opportunity Zone Issues to Watch

    Unresolved regulatory issues include the inability to have multiple structure tiers, attorney says.