Real Estate Specialty Tax Incentives Including Extenders and CARES Act Changes

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Course Description

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a dramatic and devastating impact on the economy, and making sense of the shifting impacts is crucial for navigating a path forward for the real estate industry. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law March 27, 2020 which includes a significant number of tax and other provisions designed to support businesses and individuals impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. 

Recent tax code changes have impacted numerous tax incentives, including :

  • Cost Segregation
  • R&D tax credits
  • 179D deductions
  • 45L tax credits

The budget bill passed in December of 2019 extended a number of incentives for energy efficiency, and the CARES Act revised the Qualified Improvement Property rules retroactively to 2018.

Join this FREE CPE webinar for a deep-dive into real estate topics and issues that have come to the forefront during COVID-19. This in-depth session will examine which tax provisions enacted under the CARES Act will have the most impact on the commercial real estate industry. Also learn how each of these areas may benefit your clients by reducing their tax liability and increasing cash flow. Heidi Henderson will also discuss how business owners can generate additional cash flow during the COVID-19 shutdown by utilizing the 5 year carry-back for NOL's.

Webinar Qualifies for

  • 1.5 CPE credit of Taxes for all CPAs
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax Law Update for CRTPs (CTEC Approved-6273)
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax Update for Enrolled Agents ( IRS Approved : GEHNZ )
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax Update for Oregon Tax Preparers
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax for Maryland Tax Preparers
  • 1.5 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals/Bookkeepers/Accountants

Learning objectives

  • To recognize how various tax incentives have each been impacted by recent tax code changes.
  • To identify how changes to tax incentives might benefit your clients' tax planning strategies.
  • To identify the impact to cash flow resulting from employing various tax strategies and utilizing NOL carry-backs.
  • To recall the impact of recent tax code changes on various tax incentives.

About Presenter

Heidi Henderson

Vice President, Engineered Tax Services

hhenderson@engineeredtaxservices.com

I am a Tax Consultant and Real Estate Investor, who advises clients on the application of Tax Efficiencies relating to their investments both directly and indirectly. My education is in Accounting but my entrepreneurial spirit has led me through many business ventures. But I love finding money for people who didn't know it was there! Cost Segregation, 179D deduction, 45L credits, R&D tax credits, Historical Tax Credits, Conservation Easements, Opportunity Zones, Alternative Investments, and Captive Insurance are a few tools we can help you with.

As the Executive Vice President and Board Member of Engineered Tax Services I help plan for growth and operational improvements internally, while working externally with investment minded individuals to optimize their investment. I also teach over 30+ Continuing Education courses annually to CPA's, Design Build Professionals and Real Estate Professionals across the U.S. If synergies are apparent, please send me a connection request and let's see how we can work together.

Engineered Tax Services, Inc. (ETS) is a licensed engineering firm that focuses on federal, state, and local tax benefits. Engineered Tax Services was founded by CEO, Julio Gonzales, to bring specialty tax engineering services to mainstream America. There are several federal tax incentives in which the IRS requires professional engineers and scientists to determine the tax benefits in the areas of real estate and manufacturing. Specific to real estate is the ability to depreciate real estate investments by components vs. the traditional expensing of real estate over a 39 or 27.5-year period. A forensic engineering study of a real estate property, in which the building is depreciated component by component, allows investors to expense up to 50% (and in some cases, more because of 100% bonus depreciation) of the purchase of their building up front.Decades ago, cost segregation was only available to real estate investors who worked with the Big 4 accounting firms who had dedicated engineering staffs. Mr. Gonzalez’s goal was to be a resource to the CPA community so that these services could be available to all real estate investors, big or small. Cost segregation continues to be one of the largest tax incentives for wealth preservation. There are very few investments that the United States Federal government allows investors to expense dollar for dollar. Real estate is the one investment from which you can deduct 100% of the purchase price against taxable income. Inherently, this allows for a 50% return on investment at a 50% federal and state tax bracket. Cost segregation allows the investor the ability to mitigate tax liabilities and preserve wealth by accelerating these deductions much quicker.

Engineered Tax Services also uses its engineering, scientific and tax team to provide one of the most important federal and state tax credits available to United States businesses in the form of research and development tax credits (R&D). R&D Tax Credits are meant to incentivize manufacturing, innovation and technical design in the United States. These credits are essential to keep labor and promote job creation in the United States. Qualifying activities include developing new or improved products or manufacturing processes, tool and die development, technical design in the construction industry, software development, fracking and drilling technique development, and developing new or improved drugs or formulas, just to name a few. The R&D Tax Credit is a very important federal incentive meant to ensure that US companies remain competitive globally.

Mr. Gonzalez’s vision was to first bring awareness to mainstream America through education of the accounting firms across our country. Over the decades, Engineered Tax Services has become the country leader in these services that increase cash flow to allow for United States job growth and expansion.

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In case any of the course or live webinars gets cancelled we would be refunding you the entire amount (if paid).

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    CARLOS CHAN , Bookkeeper
    Jul 1st 2020
    Heidi gave an informative and useful update on R&D tax credits & 179D deductions, as well as other topics that will likely prove useful for some of our clients. I appreciate that she gave some examples that clarified how these new rules work, or how they appear to work based on currently proposed regulations.
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Diane Lamb , CPA
Good subject that you don't see many webinars on. Very engaging presenter. I would love to attend more of her webinars.
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aziz hashim , ACCT./BK, EA
I enjoyed the webinar , this is guidance for thoroughly study for real estate business under tcja. This will helpful for depth research in this topic thank you very much.
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Brandy Frost , CPA
Heidi presented an overview of the most important changes affecting real estate under the CARES ACT. She also very generously provided an outstanding handout – a much more detailed version of her actual presentation, which was much appreciated!
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Angeliki Kourelis , CPA
Excellent webinar. Heidi clearly does a lot of work in this area and really knows his stuff. Thanks for a bird's eye view into this kind of decision making.
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Mark Templin
Excellent!

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  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 1.5
  • CE Credits 1
  • IRS Course ID GEHNZ-U-00172-20-O
  • CTEC Course ID 6273-CE-0183
  • Subject Area Taxes
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
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