News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 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.

  • 1/23/2017

    Regulations Confirming Built-in Gain Recognition Period of 5 Years for REITs May Be Caught in New Administration’s Freeze

    The recognition period for REITs now conforms with the period for S corporations, but regulations may be caught in White House’s freeze.

  • 12/9/2016

    Technical Corrections Legislation Introduced in House and Senate

    Legislation includes certain NAREIT-supported changes.

  • 11/28/2016

    NAREIT Comments to IRS on Forms 1120-REIT and 8612

    Comments cover income tax return form for REITs and form related to return of excise tax on undistributed income of REITs.

  • 9/19/2016

    Coalition Calls on Trump to Maintain Treatment of Like-Kind Exchanges

    NAREIT among organizations that wrote to Republican nominee to outline benefits of like-kind exchanges.

  • 9/9/2016

    NAREIT Part of Coalition Encouraging Clinton to Maintain Treatment of Like-Kind Exchanges

    Letter to Democratic nominee explains benefits of like-kind exchanges.