American Bar Association
Property Tax Committee

Property Tax Committee


This committee develops materials and provides information regarding issues and new developments of general interest concerning state and local taxation of real estate.

Programs, Meetings and Events

Section Events

    Fundamentals of Federal Transfer Tax


    This session will discuss the fundamental rules and concepts underlying both the estate and gift tax regimes, and touch on the federal generation-skipping transfer tax. It will also cover issues associated with the preparing and filing of both gift and estate tax returns. Topics will include: What ...

    Special Lease Situations: Build-to-Suit Leases and Sale-Leasebacks


    The program will provide an overview of certain key legal considerations for two types of specialized lease transactions: sale-leasebacks and build-to-suit leases. We will examine the accounting and tax treatment of sale-leaseback transactions, including whether they might be characterized as financing ...

    “It’s a Boat! It’s a Plane! It’s Planning 101” The Acquisition, Sale and Planning with Boats and Vessels


    The speakers will address basic transactions with planes and vessels, and estate planning related items. Introduction to plane and vessel transactions Acquisition and sale Financing, security and insurance Ownership and estate

State by State Info Exchange - Case Summaries

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Lindholm, Jason


Schwefel, C Scott

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on February 14, 2018

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