The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor

Author: Amanda Han
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780990711766
Format: PDF, Docs
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Taxes! Boring and irritating, right? Perhaps. But if you want to succeed in real estate, your tax strategy will play a HUGE role in how fast you grow. A great tax strategy can save you thousands of dollars a year - and a bad strategy could land you in legal trouble. That's why BiggerPockets is excited to introduce its newest book, The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor! To help you deduct more, invest smarter, and pay far less to the IRS! In this book, you'll learn: 1. Creative ways to maximize your tax deductions 2. The right and wrong ways to use your legal entities 3. Clever ways to write off your kids 4. Strategies to write off every penny on your travel 5. Depreciation must-do's for real estate investors 6. Legal entity lies exposed and what you need to know as a real estate investor 7. Easy tips and tricks to cut down bookkeeping time 8. Little known secrets to taking control of your retirement money 9. Simple ways to protect yourself from an IRS audit 10. And much more!

The Real Estate Investor s Tax Strategy Guide

Author: Tammy H Kraemer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440515743
Format: PDF, ePub
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What’s Section 1031? How does it help property investment? Who qualifies for its benefits? These are the answers serious real estate investors must know - and are the kind of issues tackled in this one-stop resource. Property owners will find all the useful (and money-saving) information on real estate taxes they need, like how to: shelter rental income and earn the most from vacation properties; maximize expense and loss deductions; participate in Tenant-in-Common investing; preserve their wealth by protecting their assets; and much more! It’s important for everyone to know their legal rights - especially when it comes to their investments and money. This guide lays the foundation to build an investor’s wealth.

Real Estate Tax Secrets of the Rich

Author: Sandy Botkin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071661546
Format: PDF
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IRS insider Sandy Botkin reveals the tax strategies you can use to increase your ROIs by as much as 20 percent-whether you're a home owner or a real estate investor. This accessible guide demystifies real estate taxes and shows how to achieve maximum benefit when buying, owning, selling, managing, repairing, and investing in properties. Features numerous forms, charts, sample documents, and other valuable tax-saving tools Gives you the basics on real estate taxes and shows how to take full advantage of tax loopholes

Real Estate Accounting Made Easy

Author: Obioma A. Ebisike
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470648940
Format: PDF
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All the fundamentals of accounting and finance of the real estate industry-made easy Providing both the theories and practices of real estate from an accounting and financial perspective, Real Estate Accounting Made Easy is a must-read for anyone who needs a thorough and easier understanding of the real estate industry. Walks you through the audit processes, including how to prepare the audit and the different kinds of audits Helps new auditors, the company being audited, and users of audit reports understand the fundamentals of the financial aspect of the real estate business Includes forms of real estate ownership, sole ownership, partnerships, joint ventures and real estate investment trusts (REITs), including the advantages and disadvantages of these entities covered in detail A practical guide to the field of real estate accounting and finance, this easy-to-understand introductory and intermediary book on the field of real estate begins with the elementary and basic aspects of real estate to ensure that those that are new to the field are comfortable with this often-complicated subject matter.

Retire on Real Estate

Author: K. Kai ANDERSON
Publisher: AMACOM
ISBN: 0814438989
Format: PDF, Docs
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Think beyond the nest egg . . . Do you know how you’ll fund your retirement? With pensions slashed, savings slim, and Social Security insufficient and unpredictable, most people won’t have nearly enough money to last them. But a sustainable solution lies in plain sight: rental property. Retire on Real Estate helps anyone, of any age, take advantage of this often overlooked income generator. Written by a seasoned real estate investor and landlord, the book exposes the cracks in most retirement portfolios, opens your eyes to the benefits of rental income, and lays out a complete plan of action, including how to: Get started — by purchasing property or converting your residence into a rental Reduce the risk of vacancies, repairs, and problem tenants Calculate cash flow Spot smart investments Choose the right mortgage Consider out-of-the-box financing options Transform liabilities into assets Stabilize your finances Trade up to more profitable properties And more Whether you want to diversify with a single property or self-fund your entire retirement, real estate is an investment that pays you back for the rest of your life.

The Real Estate Investor s Tax Guide

Author: Vernon Hoven
Publisher: Dearborn Real Estate
ISBN: 9780793169788
Format: PDF
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In clear, simple language, The Real Estate Investor's Tax Guide helps real estate professionals and property owners understand the complicated area of real estate investment tax law. Containing practical tax planning strategies, sample forms, and warnings about costly planning errors, this is a must-have reference for making sound investment statagies. This guide also discusses taxation at the time of sale, like-kind exchange rules, real estate investment during troubled times, and applying the passive loss regulations.

Real Estate Accounting and Taxation Second Edition

Author: John F. Mahoney
Publisher: Cognella Academic Publishing
ISBN: 9781516513123
Format: PDF, Docs
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Tailor-made for those in the real estate industry or those considering entering it, Real Estate Accounting and Taxation is a concise, informative introduction to tools used in certified public accounting practice when dealing with real estate entities. Organized into ten chapters, the books addresses types of entities, key principles of real estate investing, limitations on loss deductions, and like-kind tax-free exchanges. There is also information on using ratio analysis and models for decision-making, long-term construction contracts, and synthetic leases. This revised second edition features a chapter on "T" account examples, and partnership and REIT accounting. Real Estate Accounting and Taxation also includes a real estate model worksheet that allows users to simulate a real estate transaction with the resulting before and after tax cash flow and the internal rate of return. Real Estate Accounting and Taxation gives readers the practical knowledge they need to make the right decisions regarding real estate transactions. An ideal text for undergraduate and graduate business courses it is also an excellent general resource for building contractors, property managers, and real estate investors. A certified public accountant who currently manages his own CPA practice, John F. Mahoney is also an adjunct associate professor at New York University. He has served as controller and vice president of finance for various manufacturing, wholesale, and transportation companies, and helped in the preparation of the financial statements and tax returns of the Empire State Building. Professor Mahoney's course on financial statement analysis was featured in an article in the Wall Street Journal and he has appeared on GoodDay NY.

What Every Real Estate Investor Needs to Know About Cash Flow And 36 Other Key Financial Measures

Author: Frank Gallinelli
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071603287
Format: PDF
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Formulas that make the difference between making profits and losing equity The only way to win the real estate investing game is by mastering the numbers. This revised and updated edition of the popular reference shows how to target the best investments in the present market. It answers all your real estate questions, and provides new discussions of capital accumulation and internal rate of return. This book’s basic formulas will help you measure critical aspects of real estate investments, including Discounted Cash Flow Net Present Value Capitalization Rate Cash-on-Cash Return Net Operating Income Internal Rate of Return Profitability Index Return on Equity

Investing Anywhere

Author: David Greene
Publisher: Biggerpockets Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 9780997584752
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Are you interested in real estate investing but there is nothing to buy that makes sense where you live? Are you tired of seeing the amazing success of others investing in markets better suited for buy and hold real estate and wish that could be you? Do you want to take advantage of wealth building opportunities but are frustrated by the fact there just isn't any way to do that until the next market crash? In The Book on Investing Anywhere, real estate investor and police officer David Greene shows you exactly how he's built a multi-million dollar portfolio on blue collar wages buying out of state rental property without ever even seeing it. David shares every tip, trick, and system he has put in place while buying and rehabbing over twenty rental properties so you can avoid making mistakes and shorten your learning curve immensely! Learn how to surround yourself with top notch, specialized, trustworthy talent that can work for you so you never touch a toilet or a paintbrush. Pulling back the curtains and showing you exactly how he does it, David lays out just how simple it is to build systems that handle every aspect of a successful real estate deal so you can avoid buying the wrong properties, without missing out on the right ones. In this book, you'll learn: -How to assemble an all star team to handle each aspect of a deal from A-Z. -How to find great deals in any state, regardless of where you live. -How to rehab a project from thousands of miles away without worry or complication. -How to speak the language of the agents, contractors, lenders, and property managers you will use. -How to quickly and easily know which neighborhoods to buy, and which to pass in. -How to choose the best materials for your rehab projects and pay the least amount of money. -And more!