About the Monetized Installment Sale

The monetized installment sale is a tax strategy that allows a party to sell an appreciated asset while deferring capital gains tax for an extended period of time and receiving a significant portion of the sale proceeds in cash. The strategy involves the use of an installment sale and a monetization loan, which allows the…

Installment Sale Treatment for Mobile Home Trailers

Sale Of Trailers Doesn’t Qualify For Installment Sale Treatment

If you buy, subdivide and sell real estate, can you seller-finance the sales and report the gain using the installment sale method? The installment sale method can defer paying tax on the sales by allowing you to recognize the gain in later tax years. As the court in the Joyner Family Limited Partnership v. Commissioner,…

Using an Installment Sale in Related Party Deal to Avoid Federal Tax

What if you could transfer depreciable assets from one legal entity that you own to another legal entity that you own, without reporting the gain from the sale until some future year, and still step up the tax basis in the assets due to the sale and taking increased depreciation deductions in the current year…