December 2016 – Avoid Taxes When Selling Real Estate
In This Issue:
Video: How to Sell Real Estate Without Paying Taxes
White Paper: Use 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchanges to Maximize Profits
Watch – How to Sell Real Estate Without Paying Taxes
Read White Paper:
Use 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchanges to Maximize Profits
Few sections of the Tax Code have as much impact on the real estate investor as Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 (I.R.C. §1031). This allows an investor who is selling business or investment real estate to complete an exchange by purchasing other like-kind property and deferring up to 100% of the taxes otherwise due at the time of sale.
Normally, when you sell property held for investment or business purposes for a greater value than that which you originally paid for it, any gain you realize from the sale will be subject to capital-gains tax. However, a Section 1031 Exchange—also called a tax-deferred exchange— allows you to sell a domestic property (excluding personal use property such as a primary residence or second home) and acquire a domestic repla...
Cheri S. Hill “Wealth Protection Diva”, has been a successful entrepreneur/business owner and premier business strategist for the past 27 years as President & CEO of Sage International Inc. She is a national speaker, best selling author of Incorporate & Get Rich!, and motivational teacher of financial education, business development and wealth protection strategies.