Nonresident Aliens Who Own U.S. Real Property: A Primer
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Nonresident Aliens Who Own U.S. Real Property: A Primer

The United States (U.S.) tax system allows for residentsi and nonresidentsii to file a federal income tax return and pay any taxes owed by the due date of the return. Though the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has various tools in its arsenal to go...

The Desirable (Yet Complex) Real Estate Professional Classification
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The Desirable (Yet Complex) Real Estate Professional Classification

Being a real estate professional has its tax advantages, And the average landlord does not want to pass it up. But misusing the classification can unravel expected tax consequences. Investing in rental real estate can be a l... Thomas J. Williams, EA, and Iris K. Palma, JD