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Tax Breaks for Buy-and-Hold Investors: Part 2

November 24, 2017

In Part 1 of our Tax Breaks for Buy-and-Hold investors, we covered an overview of deductions for real estate investors as well as the advantage of long term capital gains. Continuing with our series on the advantages of buy-and-hold investing, below we'll discuss self-employment taxes, appreciation, and the benefits of tax-free refinancing. Let's dig in! 

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Tax Breaks for Buy-and-Hold Investors: Part 1

November 8, 2017

Whether flipping properties for short-term cash or holding on to long-term investments, the IRS has historically been a friend to real estate investors in terms of tax breaks. However, some of the most powerful tax benefits available to investors are reserved for long-term investment strategies; beyond this, several benefits also available for short-term buy and sells are far more effective...

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1031 Exchanges

October 26, 2017

As real estate values continue to grow, owners may be seeking to lock in the gains they have made over the past decade since the crisis. Real estate valuations have grow in virtually all parts of the country, with some areas seeing extremely rapid growth. Unfortunately, a big sale would result in a huge capital gains tax bill. These bills are onerous and can take a huge portion from the...

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Taxation for Real Estate Investors: Tax Deductions for Landlords

October 14, 2017

Real estate investing as a landlord is a great way to make a lot of money over time. Your taxes relating the investment, however, can be burdensome so you'll want to learn about as many deductions as you possibly can to reduce your tax burden.

Here are five tax deductions for landlords that you may not know about:

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Flipping a House? What Are the Tax Consequences?

October 2, 2017

 A "rehab and sell" - otherwise known as "flipping" a house can be a good way to make a profit if you have the right mindset and do your research. If you know how to find the right contractors, can do a good amount of the work yourself, and choose your location, you really can make money. Of course, there's also the perceived glamor supported by shows such as "Flip or Flop" - this...

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Our New Website!

JSB Tax Services LLC is excited to announce the recent launch of our firm’s new website. We’ve been working very hard to enhance our website and give our firm a fresh look. We’ve also continued to research and identify the latest and greatest technologies to improve the services we provide and ensure we continue to meet your needs.

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