EP148: Opportunity Zones & End of Year Tax Info ft. Josh Belk

EP148: Opportunity Zones & End of Year Tax Info ft. Josh Belk

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Opportunity Zones are a hot topic in the real estate investing community, but no one is officially an expert on this topic. Josh Belk comes in to have a great conversation with Tom and Josh about the potential strategies for opportunity zones and how you can possibly capitalize on them. We also have some great end of the year tax information for businesses in this episode! Take notes!

Time-Stamped Show Notes:

[13:20] Who is Josh Belk?

[19:16] Who do the new tax changes affect?

[20:10] State and local income tax deductions are not capped at $10,000.

[21:28] Child tax credit is now $2,000 per child.

[24:00] If someone is sponsoring an event how do taxes work?

[24:49] Bonus depreciation and deductions.

[25:53] What is a qualified business income activity? What is and is not considered for this particular deduction?

[28:44] What is considered active and not active?

[31:13] Josh explains how you can take advantage of this new tax law.

[33:17] Should clients be considering adding a C-Corp to their portfolio?

[35:16] Examples of how to take advantage of cost segregation.

[39:40] Retirement accounts. Let’s talk about it.

[53:31] Opportunity Zones for individuals and businesses.

[63:55] Who does Tom want to be?

[65:53] What are the first steps you should take to get involved in opportunity Zones?

[71:53] People just getting into real estate, what are some tax subjects they need to know getting into 2019?

[73:55] What is good success to Josh Belk?


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