Category Archives: Real estate, investing

Real Estate, Investments ww2018_5

TAX REFORM Individual landlords and partners owning real estate should qualify for the new 20% deduction from Qualified Business Income. See the business article above. In the future I hope to have some examples for readers. Meanwhile Installment Sales and … Continue reading

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REAL ESTATE, INVESTMENTS WW2017_8

EASY AND EFFECTIVE TAX TIPS Avoid gain on older stocks. One of my new clients, Serena Stockholder, is a Federal Express employee and loves to buy Federal Express stock. As a result, she has stock that has been purchased over … Continue reading

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REAL ESTATE, INVESTMENTS WW2017_7

WHEN IS A DORMITORY A TAX SHELTER? Let’s say that your “child” is a sophomore in college and you are tired of paying rent for his apartment. What can you do? If the ave you considered buying a place for him to … Continue reading

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Don’t be afraid to sell your property. WW2017_1

 Are you afraid to sell one of your properties because of the tax liability? Clients often come to me, worried about this problem. In some cases, they may be right to worry. Taxable gain equals selling price less “adjusted basis.” … Continue reading

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Airbnb – Save Taxes after Tax Reform

In this article, the author, Wis Laughlin, tells you how to pay the lowest legal taxes on your Airbnb rentals, particularly after 2017 Tax Reform. This article is based on a May 10, 2018, talk at Memphis Investors Group at … Continue reading

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Real Estate, Investments WW2016_9

How can you boost your after-tax return on your real estate and other investing? Normally, a taxpayer’s rental property losses are limited to $25,000 per year or less, but a landlord can deduct unlimited rental property losses by qualifying as … Continue reading

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How to sell real estate tax free 2016_7

Wouldn’t it be great to sell your investment property and replace it with a better piece of property, without having to pay taxes on the gain from the sale? Well you can. One way to do this is a “like … Continue reading

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Your Tax, Estate and Business Resource!

Are you paying high taxes without knowing why? Understand & pay less.  Are you unsure of your contracts? Knowledge will protect and empower you. Is your family afraid of what will happen if you die? Plan your estate!  As a 2018 Super … Continue reading

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Listen and grow richer…

Now that we have “tax reform,” taxes and estate law are more confusing than ever! Wis Laughlin as “Super  Lawyer and a professionally trained speaker can entertain your group and show you the ropes in these fields. You will achieve understanding … Continue reading

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WW 2015_12 Estates

My goal in helping you plan your estate is “ease and effectiveness” and that is why I favor the Revocable Living Trust as the primary document in an estate plan. It is the most flexible way to deal with unexpected … Continue reading

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