Cross-Border Planning for Real Estate: USA



Leigh-Alexandra Basha wrote this bylined article to advise offshore purchasers, sellers or donors of US real estate on the cross-border tax issues involved. In the USA typically no taxes are imposed on the buyer of real estate,” Ms. Basha wrote, adding that “some exceptions exist based on sub-national (i.e. state, county or city) laws and customs … [which] a buyer should review.”