2019 Year-End Tax Planning Advice for Commercial Real Estate Investors and Owners, and 2020 Outlook

Naden/Leans’ industry expertise includes manufacturing, technology, professional services, healthcare, nonprofit, restaurants, and this month’s focus: commercial real estate. In October’s Industry Focus, we explore the industry trends impacting decisions for 2020 and options for 2019 year-end tax planning. Do you have a stake in the commercial real estate (CRE) sector? At this time of year, it’s … Continued →

Tax Benefits of Qualified Opportunity Zones

Last month on our blog, we introduced Qualified Opportunity Zones as a newer incentive to invest in distressed communities. Introduced in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Opportunity Zones give businesses and individuals substantial tax savings in exchange for locating or relocating a business or investing in property in a federally designated Opportunity … Continued →

Opportunity Zones Promote Economic Development and Tax Savings

It’s hard to believe that tax reform was passed almost two years ago, and there are still aspects of it that tax preparers and the public are just beginning to understand. One aspect of tax reform that hasn’t received much attention until recently refers to Opportunity Zones. Section 1400Z, a new addition to the tax … Continued →