News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 9/6/2016

    Treasury Issues Final Regulations Clarifying Definition of REIT Real Property

    Regulations reflect comments submitted by NAREIT.

  • 8/17/2016

    NAREIT Recommends Modifications to MODA Regarding Mark-to-Market Treatment of Derivatives and Other Hedges

    NAREIT and other groups sent comments in letters to ranking member Wyden.

  • 8/4/2016

    NAREIT Joins Group Calling for Retaining Like-Kind Exchange Rules

    Like-Kind Exchange Coalition weighs in with Ways and Means Committee on tax reform.

  • 7/8/2016

    NAREIT Expresses Concerns Regarding Proposed Section 385 Regulations

    Proposed regulations could have “uniquely harsh impact” on REITs and their tax status, according to NAREIT.

  • 6/27/2016

    House Republicans Unveil Tax Reform “Blueprint”

    Blueprint would lower tax rates, permit immediate expensing of assets and eliminate interest deduction.

  • 6/20/2016

    NAREIT Asks for Change to Technical Corrections Bill

    Change relates to gains from ancillary personal property rented alongside real property.

  • 6/16/2016

    NAREIT Joins Call for Delay of Filing and Effective Dates of Debt-Equity Proposed Regulations

    Coalition of industry groups express concerns to tax-writing committees about proposed Section 385 regulations.

  • 5/20/2016

    Wyden Derivatives Proposal Includes Key Real Estate Exemption

    The ranking Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee has released a discussion draft tax proposal calling for mark-to-market for financial derivatives.

  • 5/17/2016

    Preferential Dividend, Qualified Foreign Pension Fund Issues Should be IRS Guidance Priorities, NAREIT Says

    NAREIT submits post-PATH Act comments to IRS on guidance plan.

  • 5/12/2016

    NAREIT Among Coalition Calling on Senate to Preserve Like-Kind Exchanges

    In a letter to the Senate Finance Committee, industry groups outline the benefits of like-kind exchanges to the economy.