News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 1/18/2019

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

    The Proposed Regulations confirm that the section 199A 20 percent 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.