Tag Archives: 1031 Exchange Tax

Title Insurance Can Be ‘A Little Tricky’ in Certain 1031 Exchanges

Although this blog is avowedly apolitical, with the results of the recent election, it seems likely that one of the most significant tax benefits for real estate investors will remain intact – the 1031 exchange. A properly structured 1031 exchange allows a seller of real estate to defer taxes on capital gains on the sale …Read more

1031 Exchange Developments: 2012 Reviewed, Changes For 2013

There have been numerous developments related to IRC Section 1031 during 2012. In addition, significant tax law changes are slated to take effect beginning in 2013, although there is great uncertainty as to which changes will be implemented and which may possibly be avoided. The paragraphs below outline significant legal developments concerning Section 1031 exchanges, …Read more

Tax Opportunity Window for Investors Closing in December, 2012

It’s almost impossible to watch the news on television or read any financial publication and not hear about the looming “fiscal cliff” facing America. Current tax law, unless modified by Congress and the President, calls for automatic tax increases coupled with spending cuts beginning in 2013. In addition to higher taxes on those who make …Read more