close
Share with your friends

KPMG report: Possible tax reform effects on REITs

KPMG report: Possible tax reform effects on REITs

With both houses of Congress and the White House controlled by Republicans, the likelihood of comprehensive tax reform has increased and so has speculation concerning potential effects on the taxation of businesses, investments, and transactions. Of course, the enactment of significant tax reform legislation is not certain; the details, timing, and effective dates of any legislation are also unclear at this time. Nonetheless, some proposals being considered could (if enacted) affect how a real estate investment trust (REIT) is perceived based on its tax treatment and how REITs conduct their business operations going forward.

1000

Related content

This KPMG report summarizes some key current reform proposals, reviews their possible effects on REITs, and discusses considerations to minimize unintended adverse tax consequences.

 

Read a January 2017 report [PDF 111 KB] prepared by KPMG LLP: What’s News in Tax: Tax Reform and REITs

© 2021 KPMG LLP, a Delaware limited liability partnership and a member firm of the KPMG global organization of independent member firms affiliated with KPMG International Limited, a private English company limited by guarantee. All rights reserved.


For more detail about the structure of the KPMG global organization please visit https://home.kpmg/governance.

The KPMG name and logo are trademarks used under license by the independent member firms of the KPMG global organization. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee and does not provide services to clients. No member firm has any authority to obligate or bind KPMG International or any other member firm vis-à-vis third parties, nor does KPMG International have any such authority to obligate or bind any member firm. The information contained herein is of a general nature and is not intended to address the circumstances of any particular individual or entity. Although we endeavor to provide accurate and timely information, there can be no guarantee that such information is accurate as of the date it is received or that it will continue to be accurate in the future. No one should act on such information without appropriate professional advice after a thorough examination of the particular situation. For more information, contact KPMG's Federal Tax Legislative and Regulatory Services Group at: + 1 202 533 4366, 1801 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20006.

Connect with us

 

Want to do business with KPMG?

 

loading image Request for proposal

Stay up to date with what matters to you

Gain access to personalized content based on your interests by signing up today

Sign up today