News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 7/26/2017

    NAREIT Comments to IRS on Forms 1120-REIT and 8875

    NAREIT suggests clarifications and improvements to both forms.

  • 7/24/2017

    Menendez Calls on Treasury Tax Policy Nominee to Review Notice on Foreign Investment

    Senator asks Kautter to review IRS Notice 2007-55.

  • 7/24/2017

    NAREIT Comments on Tax Reform to Senate Finance Committee

    Letter offers suggestions on principles for REITs and real estate in tax reform.

  • 7/24/2017

    NAREIT Joins Groups Calling on Senate Finance to Retain Like-Kind Exchange Rules

    Coalition says like-kind exchanges “integral to the efficient operation and ongoing vitality of thousands of American businesses.”

  • 7/21/2017

    NAREIT Joins Industry Groups in Highlighting Section 179D

    Coalition calls on Senate Finance Committee to consider now-expired deduction for energy efficient building expenses as part of comprehensive tax reform.

  • 3/27/2017

    Ways and Means Chairman Brady Says Congress Moving On to Tax Reform

    Goal is to have bill on Trump’s desk for signature by the end of 2017.

  • 3/20/2017

    NAREIT Joins Organizations Supporting Preserving Investment in Neighborhoods Act

    Legislation seeks to exclude from gross income certain contributions to the capital of a partnership.

  • 2/23/2017

    More Testimony from NAREIT Opposing Hawaii Proposal on Dividends Paid Deduction

    Hawaii House Committee on Finance holds second hearing on proposal to eliminate DPD “temporarily.”

  • 2/10/2017

    NAREIT Submits Testimony Opposing Hawaii Legislation on Dividends Paid Deduction

    NAREIT’s Wechsler says proposal would potentially result in reduction of millions of dollars of new REIT investment and loss of revenue and jobs in Hawaii.

  • 1/27/2017

    NAREIT Opposes Hawaii Legislation on REIT Dividends Paid Deduction

    Proposal would temporarily eliminate the deduction for 15 years in all but limited cases.