Question;After you have reviewed these recommendations, please contact me so we can go over any additional questions you may have.John?s Tax Issues1. (a) How is the $300,000 treated for purposes of federal tax income?(b) How is the $25,000 treated for purposes of federal tax income?(c) What is your determination regarding reducing the taxable amount of income for both (a) and (b) above?(d) Is it more beneficial to continue leasing the business space or to buy the building?Jane?s Tax Issues2. (a) What are the different tax consequences between paying down the mortgage (debt) and assuming a new mortgage (debt) for federal income tax purposes?(b) Can John and Jane Smith utilize a 1031 tax exchange to buy a more expensive house using additional money from John's case?What is a 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange?
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