While the political world waits, possibly forever, for Donald Trump to release his tax returns, the Washington Post brings us a look at the last known time the real estate tycoon’s returns were made public, in the late 1970s. Trump paid no—as in zero—federal taxes in 1978 and 1979. Show More Summary
As the UK housing market reaches crisis point for many people unable to buy a home and homelessness jumps to record levels, the Church of England reveals it made billions of dollars from real estate, while investing in companies accused of tax avoidance in the UK.
Average homeowner’s bill to go up by 1.8 percent. School funding still an issue for some.
NEW YORK -- Donald Trump claims “ there’s nothing to learn” from his tax returns. He just refuses to prove it. The real estate developer promised for over a year to release them, something every presidential nominee for the past four decades has done voluntarily. Show More Summary
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Wednesday that he may not release his tax returns until after November’s election, citing legal advice amid an ongoing audit of his finances. The real estate mogul, according to the Associated Press, said Wednesday that he would not overrule advice from his legal counsel not to publicly disclose his […]
Washington Post, Bill Would Offer Tax Break for Some Homeowner Association Payments: They are a giant presence in American real estate, but they get short shrift in the federal tax code: the estimated 340,000 communities across the country that are governed by homeowner associations and are often subject to a...
Last week, the three sides in the contentious debate over property-tax breaks, affordable housing and the use of union labor squared off at the Crain’s real estate conference with angry words,... To view the full story, click the title link.
Business advisory firm Margolin, Winer and Evens surveyed 121 audience members at the Crain's real estate conference Monday and found most of them want to bring back the 421-a tax break for new... To view the full story, click the title link.
Sparks flew earlier this week as the real estate industry, the city and the union movement faced off over the expired 421-a tax break and whether any development built with such an incentive should... To view the full story, click the title link.
Art collectors and art executives are in the cross hairs for tax avoidance. On Tuesday, real estate developer Aby Rosen and Gagosian Gallery Inc. sales executive Victoria Gelfand’s firms... To view the full story, click the title li...
Bradley T. Borden (Brooklyn), Reforming REIT Taxation (Or Not), 53 Hous. L. Rev. 1 (2015): Tax law treats the income of real estate investment trusts (REITs) differently from the income of regular corporations. Income distributed by regular corporations is subject to an entity-level tax and a shareholder-level tax, while taxable...
Now that Congress has extended the solar investment tax credit (ITC) for five more years, new and profitable opportunities to deploy solar energy have opened up for companies and real estate owners. Do you have a five-year plan?
This small group of receipts for taxes paid in the United Kingdom, before the institution of an income tax in 1799, show how land, real estate, and other property translated into money owed in the last decade of the 18 th century. The taxes paid on land and property were only some of those levied on U.K. Show More Summary
A car passes a sign advertising tax return services in Falls Church, Virginia April 8, 2010. REUTERS / KEVIN LAMARQUE It’s a rare person who loves to pay taxes. But understanding the systems seems to help mollify me. Take real estate or property taxes, for instance. Show More Summary
UK online real estate agency Purplebricks has appointed a team of auditors, tax and growth advisers from the Birmingham-based office of accounting consultancy Grant Thornton.
The Spanish Tax Office Hacienda is taking a stand against investment property owners who fail to declare their rental income after sourcing their advertisements on real estate websites.
Anyone closely following the Panama Papers tax haven story, is by now familiar with the role that Rothschild plays in providing virtually identical services right inside the US by the Rothschild Trust, as explained in our recent article...Show More Summary
P.S. Bookshop, an independent used and out-of-print bookstore in DUMBO that specializes in architecture and photography, is likely to close by the end of the month after a year-long struggle to pay off its real estate taxes. [ more ...
The higher rate could help fund improvements to infrastructure and services, some say.
There are three things you can count on in America: death, taxes, and hipsters in your cities. In honor of April Fools' Day, the real estate service Trulia analyzed the most hipstery spots in major American cities (so, their blog post...Show More Summary