Tax Reform Has Created HUGE Opportunities
for Clients with Real Estate!

(But, there are also some traps for the unwary you better watch out for!)

Whether you’re a financial advisor, CPA, or tax or estate planning attorney, be sure to listen in on one of the nation’s leading CPAs and tax experts - - Robert S. Keebler, CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished), CGMA, presentation entitled, “Tax Planning for Real Estate Under the Tax Reform Bill”.

In this content-filled, 90-minute presentation, Bob will cover the following:

  • Understanding the 20% small business deduction including testing on an entity-by-entity basis
  • Developing estate plans for real estate investors while protecting the income tax benefits
  • Learning why deleveraging certain entities and increasing debt on other may increase your 20% deduction and reduce your effective tax rate
  • Understanding the 30% interest limitation and understand the adverse impact of entity-by-entity basis
  • Learn the adverse impact of electing out of the interest limitation and being forced to use ADS depreciation and lose bonus depreciation
  • Learn why Section 754 takes an increased importance
  • Develop an understanding of cost segregation studies the many benefits and the potential adverse impact under the tax reform bill
  • Understand the impact on the NIIT
  • Learn about the loss limitations under Sections 461, 465 and 469
  • Learn how to compute the 2.5% of assets test including the adverse impact of Section 179 Deductions
  • Understand “unadjusted” basis including the trap under the 10 year rule
  • Over a dozen easy to understand examples of the 20% and 30% tests, along with bonus depreciation and Section 179 Deductions
  • Review of the statutory construction of the 20% small business deduction with an emphasis on real estate
  • Traps for lawyers, CPAs and planners doing asset protection and estate planning with multiple entities
  • Leading estate and income tax planning strategies for real estate developers and investors
  • Learn how to freeze values and retain the opportunity for a step-up
  • Treatment of Trusts owns real estate and the potential use of NINGs and other non-grantor trusts
  • And much, much more!


  • Program Title: Tax Planning for Real Estate Under the Tax Reform Bill
  • Speaker:
  • Duration: 90 minutes



Includes: Immediately download of PDF handout materials and MP3 audio recording.



Robert S. Keebler

CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished)
Robert S. Keebler

Robert S. Keebler, CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished) is a partner with Keebler & Associates, LLP and is a 2007 recipient of the prestigious Accredited Estate Planners (Distinguished) award from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. He has been named by CPA Magazine as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Practitioners in the United States and one of the Top 40 Tax Advisors to Know During a Recession. His practice includes family wealth transfer and preservation planning, charitable giving, retirement distribution planning, and estate administration. Mr. Keebler frequently represents clients before the National Office of the Internal Revenue…


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