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IRS Qualified Business Income Deduction for Rental Real Estate

https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-finalizes-safe-harbor-to-allow-rental-real-estate-to-qualify-as-a-business-for-qualified-business-income-deduction The Internal Revenue Service today issued Revenue Procedure 2019-38 (PDF) that has a safe harbor allowing certain interests in rental real estate, including interests in mixed-use property, to be treated as a trade or business for purposes of the qualified business income deduction under section 199A of the Internal Revenue Code (section 199A deduction). If you have… Read More »

RECENT IRS INSTALLMENT AGREEMENT CHANGES

The Fresh Start provisions also mean that more taxpayers will have the ability to use streamlined installment agreements to catch up on back taxes. The IRS Automated Collections System telephone call center agents generally cannot assist taxpayers when their tax liability is over $250,000. Therefore, if a tax liability balance is over $250,000, the IRS… Read More »