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Report from IPX1031 President John Wunderlich Just Returning from DC Comprehensive Tax Reform Bill Expected This Week FY2018 Budget Resolution passes, paves way for major Republican effort Note: Since discussions regarding tax reform began, IPX1031 President John...read more
New England Real Estate Journal - Front Section, September 29, 2017 by Suzanne Goldstein Baker Labor Day has come, bringing with it fond memories of summer vacations and days at the beach. How did IPX1031 spend its summer? Working to save §1031 like-kind exchanges, of...read more
Labor Day has come, bringing with it fond memories of summer vacations and days at the beach. How did IPX1031 spend its summer? Working to save §1031 like-kind exchanges, of course! Our President, John Wunderlich, and General Counsel, Suzanne Goldstein Baker, met with...read more
Recently our IPX1031 President, John Wunderlich, was summoned to a private meeting by US Representative Kevin Brady, Chair of the Ways and Means Committee, to discuss the benefits that 1031 exchanges provide for the economy. John asked Evan Liddiard, Senior Policy...read more
Soon, 1031 exchanges may be eliminated under current tax reform proposals. While recent studies have shown 1031 exchanges benefit taxpayers, businesses and the economy, Representatives on the Ways and Means Committee are considering striking Section 1031 from...read more
1031 Tax Reform In the News
Reproduced with permission from Daily Tax Report, 104 DTR G-3 (June 1, 2017). Copyright 2017 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) http://www.bna.com By Allyson Versprille | May 31, 2017 08:01PM ET | Bloomberg BNA IPX1031's General Counsel, Suzanne...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
Bloomberg BNA recently published a commentary by Dave Franasiak and additional lawyers. • Says provisions Sanders vows to eliminate are part of current law, not means for tax avoidance • Legislation opposing like-kind exchanges one area that could make headway in 2017...read more
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