At Cost Segregation Study
LLC, our approach is goal-oriented. We create
value for our clients, and do not interfere with current
business relationships. We are willing to work
with your existing accountant to help you r company
realize the value our service can provide.
Our construction engineering and tax specialists examine
real estate holdings to determine which costs can be
segregated and depreciated over a much shorter recovery
period, rather than over a 39-year depreciable life.
Our experts are trained
in this technical are of taxation and
engineering-based approach of constructing your
Our consultants have
researched all the highly technical court cases, IRS
rulings and procedures as they relate to cost
Our professionals can
read and interpret blueprints and specifications.
Our team has performed
thousands of studies ranging from warehouses to
highly automated processing plants.
We build strategic
alliances with CPA firms with engineering support to
We have experience in
dealing with IRS audits as it pertains to asset
We've saved millions of
for businesses like
Banking CFOs have achieved significant
tax savings by having us identify assets
hidden within their facility. Many were
previously over-looked and, unknown to
them, qualified for accelerated
depreciation to lower taxable income,
and thereby, federal and state taxes. To
deliver these savings we performed a
Banking Cost Segregation Study with our
team of specialists. These studies are
sophisticated and require technical
competence in the engineering,
construction, estimating, appraisal, and
tax disciplines in addition to extensive
cost segregation experience. Therefore,
they are fully recognized by the IRS,
and our team performs hundreds for
corporations, accountants and CPA firms
throughout the country.
Facility Cost Segregation Studies
Georgia, Banking Offices
Constructed in 1967 and sold in 2001,
this facility was situated on a small
site with minimal 15 Year assets.
However, we were able to locate over 170
assets qualifying for
7-Year lives worth $632,000.
This Tennessee branch bank was
constructed in 2005 for $1,600,000.
Within this cost, we located over
$250,000 in 15-Year property and
approximately $300,000 in 5-Year
A southern branch banking office
constructed in 2005 had a total project
cost of over $1,300,000. A cost
segregation study was performed and we
were able to allocate 19%
of the project costs into 15-Year assets
and 21% into 5-Year assets.
An upstate New York bank was
constructed new in 2003. Our team of
professionals was able to identify 20%
in 15-year property and 25% in 5-Year
property out of a total construction
cost of $1,200,000.
A New York State branch bank was
constructed in 2004. A cost segregation
study was performed and our
professionals were able to identify 18%
in 15-Year property and 8% in 5-Year
assets out of a total construction cost