Commercial Real Estate
1031 Exchanges
Commercial Real Estate
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS  



WHAT IS IRC SECTION 1031?

Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code allows an owner of investment property to exchange property and defer paying federal and state capital gain taxes (up to 15% Federal, 25% depreciation recapture and applicable state taxes) if they purchase a “like-kind” property following the rules and regulations of the Internal Revenue Code. This allows investors to use all of the sale proceeds to purchase there next real estate investments, frequently unlocking under utilized equity, increasing cash flow while reducing risk through diversification.