Chris Nolt

IRC Section 1031 Exchange: A Powerful Financial Tool For the Agricultural Family

Posted by permission of the author: Christopher Nolt, LUTCF Solid Rock Realty Advisors, LLC 2020 Charlotte Street, Suite 14 Bozeman, MT 59718 406-582-1265 Office 800-517-1031 Toll-Free 800-249-1033 Fax The IRC Section 1031 Exchange is one of the most powerful tax saving and wealth building tools available for people selling highly appreciated real estate. A properly structured 1031 exchange […]

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“My accountant told me to just pay the tax.......”

“My accountant told me to just pay the tax…….”

We hear this troubling refrain too often.  It seems that many accountants and attorneys will tell their clients that a Section 1031 exchange is cumbersome and just delaying the inevitable. Some advise that the tax rates today are the cheapest you will ever see, “It’s easier to just pay the tax” they say.  In far too […]

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Thinking About Selling Your Vacation Home? The Time To Start Planning is NOW!

There are two types of real estate that can be sold with advantageous tax treatment, your primary residence and your business/investment property. Favorable treatment exists for the sale of a personal residence if the property has been the primary residence of the taxpayer for two of the preceding five years. Section 121 of the Internal […]

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Is It Time To Sell Your Multifamily Property?

If you have been mulling rebalancing your investment property assets, now is the time to seriously consider making the move toward a planned exit from your multifamily property ownership. According to a recent article by Jaime Lackey in the March/April edition of Northeast Real Estate Business, the New England multifamily housing market has experienced continued […]

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The Home Office Deduction – Past and Future

The Internal Revenue Service recently released Revenue Procedure 2013-13 that provides a new safe harbor for home office deductions.  This has the potential to make your calculations streamlined where it is difficult to determine a fair value deduction. Generally speaking, Section 280A disallows any deduction for personal expenses associated with the taxpayer’s residence unless a […]

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Section 1031 Exchanges Serve as Vial Stimulant for Economic Growth

PRESS RELEASE — Release Date: April 1, 2013 Section 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges Serve as Vital Stimulant for Economic Growth After several years, real estate values are beginning to recover and activity is steadily increasing. It’s a promising trend that needs to be supported, not thwarted. IRC Section 1031 like-kind exchanges are one of the best ways […]

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