This course delves into more advanced topics related to rental properties, including short-term rentals such as Airbnb, the sale or other disposition of a rental property, how best to expense rental asset acquisitions, cost segregation studies, and qualifying for real estate professional status.
•Explain the proper tax treatment of short-term rental units, such as those typically found on Airbnb or VRBO.
•Describe how a taxpayer qualifies for real estate professional status and the tax consequences of doing so.
•Describe the grouping election available under §469, when it should be considered, and its tax impacts.
•Understand the options available to either capitalize or expense property purchases related to rental activities.
•Calculate the taxable gain or loss upon disposition of a rental property.
•Describe the tax consequences of doing a cost segregation study on a rental property.
Advanced Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
IRS Program Number for Self-Study On-Demand Webinar: NMVBP-T-00121-19-S
Delivery Method: Self-study/On-demand
Field of Study: Federal Tax Law (IRS)
Credit hours: 2 IRS
Instructor: Thomas Gorczynski, EA, CTP, USTCP Click here to learn more about the instructor.
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