Monthly Archives: July 2012

How do I calculate depreciation recapture?

How do I calculate depreciation recapture? Let’s take a look at the process. 1) Review the original price paid for the asset being sold. For example, let us say you are selling a commercial property purchased eight years ago for … Continue reading

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Here’s What to Do When You Inherit Tenants

– Here’s What to Do When You Inherit Tenants – In commercial real estate, the reality is that you can pick the property but you can’t always pick the tenants. Inherited tenants are a part of life with many types … Continue reading

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Cost Segregation Services

Cost segregation services benefit commercial property owners in many ways. How you ask? Well, let’s look at a brief list: 1) Cost segregation accelerates depreciation 2) Cost segregation reduces income tax burden 3) Cost segregation increases cash flow 4) Cost … Continue reading

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How to Attract Foreign Investors to Your Properties

– How to Attract Foreign Investors to Your Properties – Current U.S. market conditions have attracted the attention of foreign investors, creating an opportunity for commercial property owners to recapture some of the equity in their real estate holdings. The … Continue reading

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What Do Cost Segregation Services Include?

 What do cost segregation services include? Quality cost segregation services include, but may not be limited to, these attributes: 1) Engineer-conducted site analysis and survey 2) Photographic or video documentation of the building and site components 3) Engineer-conducted analysis of … Continue reading

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Cost Segregation Study Needs the CPA Affirmation

A cost segregation study needs the CPA affirmation for the client to feel good about cost segregation being applied. I can’t tell you how many times I have shared the benefits of cost segregation with a client who embraces the … Continue reading

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