News by Topic : Tax issues

  • 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.

  • 4/18/2016

    NAREIT Comments on New Partnership Audit Procedures

    NAREIT submits feedback regarding implementation of the new partnership audit regime enacted as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015.

  • 2/15/2016

    Op-Ed: Bill to End REIT Dividends Paid Deduction Would Hurt Hawaii

    Real estate investors say REITs "a great way" to own real estate, beneficial to Hawaii's economy.

  • 2/11/2016

    Senate Compromise Reached on Marketplace Fairness Act

    Compromise seen as critical step toward resolution.

  • 10/29/2015

    Budget Bill Includes Key Partnership Tax Audit Provisions (Update)

    NAREIT supports changes to partnership audit procedures.

  • 10/5/2015

    OECD: REITs Continue to Be Eligible for Tax Treaty Benefits

    Guidance on tax treaty measures incorporates NAREIT’s suggestion for clarifying REITs’ status.