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There are many reasons that investors are putting their money into rental property. From ongoing income to tax benefits, we will look at them all, as well as one of the best ways your rental property can deduct your tax burden by getting a tax segregation study done on your rental property. Ongoing Income From...
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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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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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If you aren’t using Cost Segregation, not only are you leaving a lot of money on the table every tax season, but you are doing your taxes wrong. Find out why! Are you a residential real estate investor? You’ve probably heard that a Cost Segregation Study can dramatically lower your tax obligation. But maybe you...
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Should I worry if I am audited? Like other tax records, cost segregation studies are subject to IRS audits.  Therefore, it is essential to start with an engineered cost segregation study. Some people worry that having a cost segregation study will trigger an audit, but that isn’t the case. And often, your cost segregation study...
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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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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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