How to Find a Qualified Intermediary You Can Trust – The Comprehensive Guide

By now, you’ve like realized the inevitable: You need a qualified intermediary for your 1031 exchange. For one, the IRS says that an exchange is only “safe harbor” when there’s a facilitator involved. Second, 1031 exchanges are tough. There are hundreds of “if’s, and’s, and but’s” to consider for every situation. Last, qualified intermediaries give …

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1031 Exchange for Dummies – Rules, Tax Deferral, Timelines

The rules for a 1031 exchange (also called Like-Kind or Starker exchange) can seem complicated and a little bit scary. This guide walks through the requirements, rules, options, and various examples. You’ll know why real estate investors love the tax benefits of a 1031 exchange! What is a 1031 Exchange? The 1031 Exchange was established …

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Depreciation Recapture On Rental Property and Calculator – Avoid the Painful IRS with a 1031 Exchange

If you’re like some real estate investors, you’d never heard of depreciation recapture on rental property until your first property went up for sale. “What will my depreciation recapture tax rate for 2019 be?” “Will I need to do an installment sale?” “Will a 1031 exchange help me avoid depreciation recapture tax and capital gains …

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