Category Archives: Birmingham Cost Segregation

What is an Abandonment Study? Is it Found Money?

Abandonment Study Yields Tax Deductions So, what is an Abandonment Study? An abandonment study is a detailed engineering analysis of building components.  It is used to determine individual component costs being retired or abandoned.  This is typically when renovations or … Continue reading

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Cash Flow Improves with Cost Segregation

Cash Flow Improves with Cost Segregation. As many of my small business clients know, Section 179 expensing dropped significantly to $25,000 beginning in 2014.  Bonus Depreciation expired as well.  These deductions were very popular tax strategies increasing cash flow.  I … Continue reading

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Repair Capitalization Regulations 2014

IRS Repair and Capitalization Regulations 2014…how do they affect me? The IRS has released much-anticipated final “repair” regulations (T.D. 9636).  These fall under IRC § 162(a) and § 263(a).  The new Repair Capitalization regs govern when taxpayers must capitalize and … Continue reading

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Section 179 limited to $25,000 in 2014…does it affect Cost Segregation?

Section 179 limited to $25,000 in 2014…does it affect Cost Segregation? First of all…what is Section 179?  Section 179 is an IRS tax code allowing businesses to deduct qualifying purchases during the tax year.  A qualifying purchase includes equipment and … Continue reading

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Dry Cleaner Takes the IRS to the Cleaners!

Dry Cleaner Takes the IRS to the Cleaners!  Again! Last we met, our dry cleaner magnate, David Richey, was “cleaning up” a windfall income tax refund and spending it in Hawaii (as I recollect).  He called to say he was … Continue reading

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Does My Ranch Qualify for Cost Segregation…what is it?

Does my ranch qualify for Cost Segregation and what is it? 1.  Tax Strategy A Cost Segregation Study is a strategic, IRS-approved tax-saving tool.  Cost segregation can be used by those who have constructed, purchased, expanded, or improved any kind … Continue reading

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Taco Bell Pockets $600,000 with Cost Segregation

Taco Bell Pockets $600,000 with Cost Segregation using IRS Form 3115. Recently we completed several cost segregation studies for owners of Taco Casa restaurants.  They were so ecstatic that they called a friend of theirs, Jim…owner of 6 Taco Bells, … Continue reading

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Dry Cleaner Receives $35,000 Income Tax Refund!

Dry Cleaner Receives $35,000 Income Tax Refund!  You can too! David is the typical small business man.  Obligations out the wazoo!  If you own a small business of any kind you know what I’m talking about!  Problems galore, solutions too … Continue reading

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Cost Segregation Study; Is it Really Worth It?

Cost segregation; is it really worth it? Have you ever wished that you could lower your income tax burden?  Maybe you wish that you had more cash flow to grow your business?  As a business owner, you face a lot … Continue reading

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Restaurant Saved $246,000 in Income Taxes!

A cost segregation study saved a restaurant over $246,000 in current year income tax savings! Recently, the new owners of the Pineapple Grill Restaurant contacted us at Segregation Holding to see if we could help save the restaurant money.   The … Continue reading

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