Tax Savings For Real Estate Developers, With Gerry Reihsen

For real estate developers, there can be significant advantages associated with how gains on their transactions are classified from a tax perspective.

Gerry Reihsen joins Michael Johnston to discuss creative strategies for ensuring that real estate transactions generate capital gains and not ordinary income.

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Episode Highlights

  • Discussion of three different strategies available to developers to ensure their sales generate capital gains and not ordinary income.
  • Deep dive into nuances of the timing rules around 1031 and Opportunity Zone investments.
  • Comparison of the different options available when it comes to investing in Opportunity Zones, including the self-directed route.

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Today’s Guest: Gerry Reihsen, Company

About The Tax Efficient Investor Podcast

On the Tax Efficient Investor podcast, we show you how to protect, grow, and transfer your wealth by implementing tax-advantaged investment strategies. Host Michael Johnston demystifies tax strategies that are favored by the most successful and sophisticated investors, including 1031 exchanges, IRA & 401k plans, HSA accounts, trusts, real estate, and more.

Michael Johnston, CFA
Michael Johnston, CFA

Michael Johnston, CFA is the co-founder and President at WealthChannel, and host of WealthChannel Academy.

Michael previously founded ETF Database, the leading independent authority on exchange-traded fund investing.

Michael's professional experience includes positions in corporate finance and investment banking, as well as entrepreneurial experience as a co-founder and early employee in multiple high growth, venture-backed companies.

Michael graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Finance. He lives in Oregon with his wife and son.