Operating Internationally? Practical Strategies for Managing Your Top Tax Issue

11/04/2019

It is no secret that many companies see overseas markets as a pillar of long-term growth strategies. Whenever a US business makes investments internationally or a foreign parent expands to the US market, company management is often surprised by a host of new tax requirements. Regardless of whether a company has a well-established global footprint … Read More

KBKG Tax Insight: Congressional Letter Urges Year End Clean Energy Tax Policies

10/31/2019

Yesterday, a letter signed by over 70% of House Democrats was delivered to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer urging them to prioritize the inclusion of clean energy tax policies in negotiations around must-pass legislation this year. As the House Ways and Means Committee takes action on a clean energy tax package, … Read More

2019 Legislative Tax Updates for Real Estate

10/31/2019

Our technical team has been keeping tabs on the latest updates on the Hill in regards to tax extenders and technical corrections, given how they may impact Green Building Tax Incentives (45L and 179D) and the cost recovery of Qualified Improvement Property for 2018 and beyond. We will post our updates here to keep you … Read More

[PRESS RELEASE] Tax Specialty Firm KBKG Joins Real Estate Roundtable

10/21/2019

Last year, specialty tax incentive firm KBKG joined the Real Estate Roundtable (RER), and several of KBKG’s executive leadership team currently serve as members of the organization’s President’s Council, Associate Council, and Committees. RER’s mission is to bring together leaders of the nation’s top, publicly held and privately-owned firms with major national real estate industry … Read More

KBKG Tax Insight: Impact of Final Regulations and New Proposed Regulations for Additional First Year Depreciation Deduction

09/20/2019

On September 13, 2019, the IRS and Treasury Department released the much-anticipated final regulations that provide guidance regarding additional first year bonus depreciation deductions under section 168(k) of the Internal Revenue Code (REG-104397-18). While the final regulations clarified some questions, there are still a few issues left to be resolved. The IRS and Treasury Department … Read More

KBKG Tax Insight: Final Regulations and New Proposed Regulations for Additional First-Year Depreciation Deduction

09/17/2019

On September 13, 2019, the IRS and Treasury finalized first-year bonus regulations (REG-104397-18). In tandem, they issued additional proposed regs (REG-106808-19) for bonus nuances. Here are a few highlights: Final Regulations: Qualified Improvement Property (QIP) – 2018 and beyond: The IRS and Treasury denied 15-year treatment with the explanation which stated that, in order to … Read More