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Cost Segregation study, valuable tax savings imbedded in buildings

If you own real estate and pay federal income taxes, you can benefit from the results of a cost segregation study. A cost segregation study is an analysis performed by trained professionals to identify property [...]

2019-03-11T14:30:21-04:00December 19th, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Uncategorized|

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Impact for Real Estate, Vol. 5

The fifth and final installment is somewhat of a smorgasbord of information that is relevant to the real estate industry, but not as tax law intensive as our previous installments. Like-kind exchanges [...]

2019-03-11T14:30:32-04:00March 12th, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act|

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Impact for Real Estate, Vol. 4

In our fourth installment, we will discuss the new expansion of the limitation on the deduction of interest expense. For tax periods beginning after December 31, 2017, the limitation has been expanded to include [...]

2019-03-11T14:30:32-04:00March 5th, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act|

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Impact for Real Estate, Vol. 3

For the third installment of our series, we will discuss excess business losses and net operating losses for individual taxpayers. Previously, individuals offset business losses against all other income (subject to passive and basis [...]

2019-03-11T14:30:33-04:00February 24th, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act|

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Impact for Real Estate, Vol. 2

Previously, we discussed changes to and expansion of existing tax law. In this installment, we will be addressing tax law that is entirely new. As such, there are still areas that will require further [...]

2019-03-11T14:30:33-04:00February 21st, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act|

Dean Dorton Named 4th Best Place to Work in Kentucky

Last night, the annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky awards ceremony was held at the Lexington Convention Center, where the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management announced this [...]

Employee vs. Contractor

Third party relationships have become more important as companies look to leverage outside expertise. As relationships evolve, management needs to keep a close eye to determine if the third party contractor has become [...]

IRS Extends 1095-C and 1095-B Deadline

In November, the IRS extended the deadline for employers to furnish Forms 1095-C and/or 1095-B to employees and covered individuals. The forms, which are required under the Affordable Care Act’s employer reporting mandate, are [...]

Accounting & Ethics Update Recap

On November 16, Dean Dorton provided its 12th version of the annual Accounting and Ethics Update. The firm utilized 17 presenters over nine sessions that covered a variety of topics from the latest in nonprofit reporting [...]