Real Estate

Our Real Estate Perspectives eNewsletter provides timely and relevant business information for those in the commercial real estate industry.

In the May 18, 2017 Issue you will find:

  • Records Are Critical in Proving Basis in Property (Brian Pape, CPA)
  • Stretch Out Real Estate Tax Benefits (Graham Petersen, CPA)
  • Capital vs. Ordinary: Classifying Income and Losses Affects Your Taxes
  • Landlords May Be Legally Liable for Tenant Injuries
  • Managing Home Insurance Inspections

In the October 27, 2016 Issue you will find:

  • Bonus Depreciation and Building Improvements (Kyle A. Podd, CPA and Morgan Tilgi)
  • Reverse Swaps Can Be Tax-Free Too (Brian Pape, CPA)
  • Is Payroll Fraud Occurring at Your Company? ( Caleb Pilling, CPA, CFE)
  • Geffen Mesher Gives Back

In the July 21, 2016 Issue you will find:

  • The IRS Inspects Cost Segregation Studies (Graham Petersen, CPA)
  • Too Much Paperwork? What You Can Throw Away After Filing (Douglas R. Lovett, CPA)
  • Green Tax Breaks for Individuals (Michael Lortz, CPA, LEED AP)
  • Strengthen the Weak Links in Your Cybersecurity Plan (Emily Bradford, CPA, CFE)
  • Geffen Mesher Welcomes New Chair of Tax Department
  • Geffen Mesher Promotes Three to Shareholder

In the November 13, 2015 Issue you will find:

  • Secure Passive Loss Tax Write-Offs (Salina Karia, CPA)
  • A Good Structure for a Real Estate Property Business (Robert Crow, CPA)
  • Tax Blueprint for Deducting Demolition Costs (Kyle A. Podd, CPA)
  • Detecting Fraud in Your Business (David S. Porter, CPA, CFE, PI)
  • Tax Advice for Military Families and Veterans
  • New Law Closes Loopholes Involving Social Security Benefits
  • Records Are Critical in Proving Basis in Property
  • Help Avoid Costly Age Discrimination Claims
  • Achieve Sustainable Cost Cutting at Your Organization

In the July 30, 2015 issue you will find:

  • Avoid a Current Tax Bill With a Deferred Exchange (Graham Petersen, CPA)
  • A Shining Example of Component Depreciation (Melissa Carlgren, CPA)
  • IRS Cracks Down on Tax ID Theft: Could You Be a Victim? (Earl Thomas)
  • Why Are Elderly People Targets of Financial Abuse? (David S. Porter, CPA, CFE, PI)
  • Highway Trust Fund Extension Results in Tax Law Changes
  • 20 FAQs about Required Minimum Distributions
  • The Challenges of Administering Family and Medical Leave
  • Maintain a Healthy Cash Flow


In the February 26, 2015 issue you will find:

  • Defer Tax With a Like-Kind Exchange (Michael Lortz, CPA, LEED AP)
  • Making Buildings Accessible to the Disabled (Greg Malcolm, CPA)
  • Protect Your Company Against Fraud (David S. Porter, CPA, CFE, PI)
  • Introducing our Newest Shareholder, Preston Byrd, CPA
  • The IRS Simplifies Repair Regulations for Small Businesses
  • Employers Get Extension on Work Opportunity Tax Credit Paperwork
  • The Post Office Can Help You Improve Sales
  • Help New Employees Reach Their Potential