1031 Tax Reform



Advocates Aim to Preserve Like-Kind Exchange in Tax Reform

by Emily L. Foster, Tax Analysts, Tax Notes, May 8, 2017, pp. 726-730 Practitioners and industry advocates aim to preserve the coveted like-kind exchange tax-deferred treatment that could be threatened if Congress considers revenue-raising ideas proposed by former...

Republican Tax Reform Plan Puts 1031 Exchanges On The Chopping Block

Travis Gonzalez, Bisnow In June 2016, while Americans were focused on the presidential election, a Republican task force unveiled a 35-page blueprint for tax reform. Dubbed “A Better Way,” the reform attempts to overhaul tax policy and to stimulate the economy through...

House Chairman Moves to End 1031 Exchanges – ACT NOW

updated May 2020 The Tax Cut and Jobs Act was signed into law on December 22, 2017, and took effect on January 1, 2018. Read about the impact the Tax Cut and Jobs Act had on Sec. 1031 here. Soon, 1031 exchanges may be eliminated under current tax reform proposals....

Op-Ed: Lee: Small businesses need smart tax policies

Houston Chronicle recently ran an Op-Ed by Randy Lee. Says small businesses are the backbone of the American economy accounting for 99.7% of all US employers. 1031 exchanges utilized through small businesses ultimately bring higher growth and more revenues for the...

Letter on 1031 Benefits Sent to Donald J. Trump

A letter in support of section 1031 and signed by 26 real estate, forestry, farm, and land conservation organizations was sent to Donald J. Trump today. Click here to read the Trump letter. The letter is signed by 26 real estate, forestry, farm, and land conservation...

Letter on 1031 Benefits Sent to Hillary Rodham Clinton

A letter in support of section 1031 and signed by 26 real estate, forestry, farm, and land conservation organizations was sent to Hillary Rodham Clinton today. Click here to read the Clinton letter. The letter is signed by 26 real estate, forestry, farm, and land...

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