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Cost Segregation
100% Bonus Depreciation is changing after the 2022 tax year. It will be reduced in  2023 to 80%2024 to 60% 2025 to 40%2026 to 20% 0% bonus depreciation in 2027 That is if nothing is changed in the coming years.   Cost Segregation Studies are Still Beneficial Although bonus depreciation is being reduced, it does not reduce the...
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On June 1st, 2022, the IRS published the latest edition of the Cost Segregation Audit Technique Guide (ATG). The Cost Segregation Audit Technique Guide (ATG) aids IRS examiners during audits by providing: ·       Technical Information ·       Examination Techniques ·       What to look for when reviewing cost...
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How Cost Segregation is affected when a business elects to be a Real Property Trade or Business under Sec. 163(j). A CPA recently asked us how Cost Segregation is affected when a business elects to be a Real Property Trade or Business under Sec. 163(j). The trade-off of making the election under 163(j) is that...
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Cost Savings Visual For Cost Segregation Study in 2022
Don’t Miss Out On A Cost Segregation Study This Year! 2022 is the Final Year to Get 100% Bonus Depreciation. On January 1, 2023, the bonus depreciation rate will be changed to 80%, after that it will be phased out by 20% each year. The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) was the...
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What is Qualified Leasehold Improvement Property Bonus depreciation is one method of accelerated depreciation, often called a “special depreciation allowance,” by the IRS. The IRS defines qualified Improvement Property (QIP) as any improvement made by the taxpayer to an interior portion of a nonresidential real property building. Such modification is placed in service after the...
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Common Cost Segregation Questions: Depreciation. The concept of depreciation is crucial to your cost segregation strategy. Even if your property isn’t decreasing in value, you could qualify for a deduction. Q. How does cost segregation affect depreciation to help lower my business’s property taxes? A. The concept of depreciation is crucial to your cost segregation...
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By combining a Cost Segregation Study with an Opportunity Zone Fund investment, you have the potential to lower your tax burden considerably. Find out How! Investors who want to defer and reduce capital gains are finding success with opportunity zone funds. What is a Qualified Opportunity Zone? Qualified Opportunity Zones are areas that the IRS...
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Some companies will try to save money by having cost segregation studies performed in-house by company employees rather than a professional in the industry. Unfortunately, this comes with a significant drawback—In-house studies are often viewed with more scrutiny by the IRS Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. v. the United States[1] In 1996 Boddie-Noel Enterprises, Inc. sued the...
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If you’re a property manager, your responsibilities range from: ·       Handling Lease Agreements ·       Rent Collection ·       On-site Maintenance ·       Financial Services ·       And more! With all that you do, how can you add value to the services you provide?...
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When you hire someone to perform a cost segregation study, make sure you are getting a quality report. Many firms advertise a detailed Cost Segregation study but are in fact, giving you only a Residual Study. Residual Studies lack proper detail and do not provide necessary information to write-off assets removed from service. On the...
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