Taxation on Sale of Rental Properties

Can Investors Avoid Capital Gains Taxes?

Long-time real estate investors may find that they have significant equity tied up in rental properties. As life progresses, they may want to use this equity to fund other life needs and interests — investments in additional real estate, angel investing, retirement funding, extended vacations, college funding for grandkids, etc. However, the concern is that selling rental properties can result in a huge capital gains tax, unless a 1031 exchange is implemented. What can be done?READ NEWSLETTER.