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Investing in Oil & Gas with a 1031 Exchange

Many real estate investors are familiar with the 1031 exchange and how it can be used to defer capital gains taxes on the sale of investment property when reinvesting in “like-kind” replacement property. The like-kind definition under IRC Section 1031 is relatively broad, stating that properties must be held for business or investment purposes but do not need to be of the same grade or quality. For example, an apartment complex can be exchanged for farmland or an office building for a self-stora...

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST Diversification 1031 Exchange Alternative Investments Oil & Gas By on Nov 30, 2021

Trusts and Exchanges

Trusts are often involved in 1031 exchanges. For example, the relinquished property may be held in a revocable living trust formed for estate planning purposes. Or the replacement property may consist of an interest in a Delaware Statutory Trust (DST). Though serving different purposes, all of these trusts have certain common characteristics and follow specific rules. Understanding these characteristics and the regulations that govern these types of exchanges can help you overcome the challenges...

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST Diversification 1031 Exchange Tax Management By on Nov 15, 2021

5 Reasons to Consider a 1031 Exchange

Investing in property brings many advantages, including portfolio diversification and the ability to create a passive stream of potential income. However, when the time comes to sell your property, the taxes you’ll owe can significantly reduce your profits. This is the primary reason why so many property investors choose to take advantage of a 1031 exchange.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST Diversification 1031 Exchange Tax Management By on Oct 27, 2021

How to Invest in Alternative Investments

Alternative investments1 have been a recognized asset class for a long time, but recent volatility in the global stock markets has increased the attention on alternatives as a way to diversify portfolios and to potentially increase returns during periods of stress for more traditional investments including equities, fixed-income and cash.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST Diversification 1031 Exchange Tax Management Alternative Investments By on Oct 14, 2021

An Introduction to Alternative Investments

If you’ve been wondering whether alternative investments are a good idea for your portfolio, you’re not alone. Many investors are frustrated with current market conditions, leading them to seek out other investment options. While alternative investments offer many potential benefits, they’re not suitable for every investor. Before adding them to your portfolio, it’s essential to understand precisely what you’re getting into. Here’s what you need to know.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST Diversification 1031 Exchange Tax Management By on Aug 31, 2021

Acronyms and Initials: Understanding TICs and DSTs

Mention the words "investment property owners," and what might come to mind are mom and pop landlords who own a rental property or two. They may have come to enjoy the steady income their investment produces, but they also might be exhausted from all their maintenance and management responsibilities. However, they have other ownership options, such as the Tenancy-In-Common (TIC) and Delaware Statutory Trusts (DST) structures, if suitable.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST 1031 Exchange By on Aug 17, 2021

Preserve Your Agricultural Assets with a 1031 Exchange

If you own a piece of agricultural property, like a ranch or farmland, you may at some point decide it’s no longer right for you. Selling your property outright can cause you to owe thousands of dollars in capital gains taxes, significantly reducing the amount of proceeds from the sale.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST 1031 Exchange By on Aug 02, 2021

5 Critical Steps to Avoiding a Failed Exchange

If you’re thinking about selling your investment property, a 1031 exchange could potentially save you thousands of dollars in taxes. Although engaging in a 1031 exchange isn’t difficult, the process itself is fairly complex. You must ensure you follow a strict set of rules and meet all of the deadlines. Otherwise, you could cause the exchange to fail, lose the tax-favored status, and end up with a large bill from the IRS.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST 1031 Exchange By on Jul 19, 2021

Understanding the 1031 Exchange

If you’re considering making changes to your investment property portfolio, a 1031 exchange could potentially save you thousands of dollars. This transaction, which gets its name from Section 1031 of the IRS tax code, allows investors to defer capital gains taxes on the sale of an investment property by swapping for a “like-kind” replacement property. While there are many potential benefits of engaging in a 1031 exchange, it’s also a fairly complex process. This makes it critical to understand a...

Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST 1031 Exchange By on Jun 30, 2021

The Future of the 1031 Exchange Has Yet to Unfold

A potential change to the Internal Revenue Code that President Biden touted during his campaign last year just moved a giant step closer to reality. The 100-year-old IRC Section 1031 may be headed to the gallows, and participants across all sectors of the real estate industry are preparing for a fight.

Market Update Retirement Financial Planning Financial Advisor DST 1031 Exchange Tax Planning Retirement Planning Economic Update By on Jun 01, 2021