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4 Ways The Federal Tax Overhaul Affects Commercial Real Estate

The 2017 “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” is the most significant change to U.S. tax law in 30 years. It lowered the maximum federal corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent, as well as lowering rates for many individuals, though nearly all individual reductions sunset at the end of 2025.

Below are highlights of particular interest to commercial real estate owners and developers. In general, while the tax code changes will reduce taxes for many commercial real estate owners and developers, the long-term impact of these changes is difficult to predict. Fundamentals should remain the market driver for commercial real estate. Read more

Does Choice Of Law Include The Parol Evidence Rule?

On the ante-penultimate day before Christmas, the California Court of Appeal issued an opinion that should be of interest and concern to lawyers documenting merger and acquisition agreements.  Kanno v. Marwit Capital, No. G052348, 2017 Cal. App. LEXIS 1150 (Ct. App. Dec. 22, 2017).  The opinion covers many important points that I plan to cover in several future posts.

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