investment interest

investment interest

An IRS phrase meaning the interest incurred on debt for an income-producing property. Investment interest is deductible only to the extent of investment income; you can't use investment interest to shelter other income.Unused investment interest may be carried over to subsequent years.

Investment Interest

Investment interest is interest paid on money borrowed to purchase or hold investment property. Investment interest is deductible as an itemized deduction to the extent of net investment income.
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Beginning in 1993, however, net capital gains from the disposition of investment property no longer are included in the definition of investment income when determining the limit on the investment interest expense deduction.
Closer scrutiny is being given to referrals by physicians to entities in which they have an investment interest.
1, 2002-May 31, 2004, then investment interest until maturity.
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At least 75% of the income must be derived from real estate transactions, gains on other REIT shares, real property tax refunds, gains from foreclosed property, rent from real property, interest on mortgages, gains from the sale or disposition of most real property or real property interests and qualified temporary investment interest.
163(d)(5)(A)(ii), certain interest expense attributable to trade or business activity will be characterized as investment interest expense if the taxpayer does not materially participate in the activity but is required to treat the activity as nonpassive.
The miscellaneous itemized deductions of schedule A are subject to the 2% rule and the investment interest expense of schedule E is subject to the net investment income rule - restrictions that don't apply to items on schedules C or C-EZ.
163-9T(b)(2)(i)(A) valid and disallowed the taxpayer's claim for refund based on an investment interest deduction attributable to deficiency interest paid.
Hoffman said CPAs have found increased complexity for individuals in the areas of passive activity losses and investment interest limitations.
On his personal return, Dick has $30,000 of investment interest expense on debt incurred to carry an investment in land.
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