Tax Deferral: A Lead towards Cost Segregation

Tax deferral is a key benefit of cost segregation; however, a popular misconception about cost segregation is it is just used for tax deferral, it does not reduce taxes. The tax deferral and tax reduction issue is misunderstood both by sophisticated real estate investors and tax professionals. 

Tax reduction is the results from tax deductions. Tax deductions reduce taxable income but do not directly reduce federal income taxes. Current period cash expenditure is not required for some real estate tax deductions and may not be required for a casualty loss. For more details regarding cost segregation you can visit

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When you work outside jobs, the initial couple of thousand will most likely be tax-free as you probably have all kind of expenses to write off against your freelance income such as a home office, your education, a computer and association dues. This makes your initial freelance money icing on the cake.

The consequences of this incorrect information are unfortunate since numerous real estate investors forgo tax deductions, which would lead to material income tax deductions and tax deferral. It generates both income tax deferral and income tax reduction.

 Income tax deferral is effective since more depreciation is taken in the early years of real estate ownership.The tax deferral delays the payment of taxes until a future date. Cost segregation produces tax deductions and reduces federal income taxes across the country and in every size market.