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Executive Briefing

Cost Segregation Studies: Reduce Tax & Increase Cash Flow

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM CT

A cost segregation study is a tax savings tool that allows commercial real estate owners to maximize their depreciation expense by reclassifying assets into shorter recovery lives.

If you have an existing, recently acquired, newly constructed, renovated, expanded or performed tenant improvements on a commercial real estate property, join UHY as we explore how a cost segregation study could benefit your business.


Heather Benson | Cost Segregation National Service Leader | UHY Advisors Inc.

Heather Benson | Cost Segregation National Service Leader | UHY Advisors Inc.

Since launching her career, Heather has completed more than 700 studies of all property types, including multi-family residential homes, assisted living/nursing home facilities, restaurants, auto-body dealerships/repair shops, manufacturing, self-storage, medical facilities, business office suites, retail shopping centers, among others.  She provides cost segregation services for all property types, including previously acquired (look-back), newly acquired, 1031 Exchange, newly constructed, renovated, expanded, and tenant improvement property.  Heather is in involved in all aspects of a cost segregation study, including the estimate of benefit analysis & consultation, physical on-site inspection, identifying real and personal property assets, estimating asset costs, engineered drawing review, basis reconciliation, and final report deliverable.



Recommended CPE Credit: 1
Recommended Field of Study: Taxes
Prerequisites: None
Program Knowledge Level: Basic
Advanced Preparation: None
Learning Objectives: At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Explore the ways this tax tool can help reduce liability and increase cash flow, allowing you to invest the savings back into your business now
  • Understand the details related to the impact cost segregation studies can have across various property types
  • Hear case studies about businesses who have reaped tax savings from a cost segregation study

*To receive CPE credit attendees must attend the session via a computer or mobile device, dial in attendees will not qualify. All three (3) attendance verification polling questions must be answered, the survey at the close of the session must be completed, and your time in the session must be a minimum of 50 minutes in order to receive 1.0 CPE credits.

NASBA Sponsor Statement

UHY Advisors, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:
National Registry of CPE Sponsors Number 109122.

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