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Friday, February 28, 2014

Taxation of Foreign Investors in Real Estate

Today we are teaching our course, Foreign Buyers, in NYC. Our students will begin to understand the implications of alienage in terms of real estate. We will also discuss the different rules for passive investments v. active investments. Real estate can be held in both fashions and its imperative to understand whether a 30% flat tax will apply on Gross Revenues or if instead a graduated tax will apply to Net Revenues. To help our students understand this topic further, we recommend reading U.S. TAXATION