Category Archives: real property

Second Property Assessment Coming in the Spring of 2017 to Orleans Parish

In December of 2016, the residents of Orleans Parish approved a property tax millage increase for both fire protection and drainage. The New Orleans City Council adopted the millage ordinance on January 26, 2017. Continue reading

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1031 Basics: How to Minimize Tax on Gains of Real Estate Investments

A 1031 exchange is a tool for investors to keep appreciation in their investments properties by deferring the payment of any taxable capital gains. The 1031 designation is the actual Internal Revenue Code article that contains provides the rules and … Continue reading

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