The Impact of FIRPTA on Foreign Investment in U.S. REITs
Despite the economic uncertainty that many U.S. businesses face, American real estate remains an attractive target for foreign capital. In fact, foreign investment in U.S. real estate investment trusts (REITs) is expanding.
In this latest M&A Insights article, we take a deeper look into the impact of Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980 (FIRPTA) in U.S. REITs, discussing:
- How REITs are structured
- What implications on FIRPTA can have on the taxation of REIT income
- What strategies are available to help mitigate the effect of FIRPTA on REIT gains
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