Braun & Gresham Announces 2015 Spring Webinar Series

Braun & Gresham is proud to announce our 2015 spring webinar series, kicking off on April 2, 2015 with The Importance of Updating Your Estate Plan with attorney Margaret Menicucci. This series will feature webinars from Understanding Your Property Taxes and Notice … Continue reading

The Advantages of 1033 Tax Exchanges

When a property is condemned, it is important for a landowner to understand the tax consequences of the compensation they receive. Landowners can defer paying taxes for compensation received from condemning authorities under IRS section 1033. Monies received through an … Continue reading

What Every Landowner Should Know About Property Taxes Webinar Series

“What Every Landowner Should Know About Property Taxes” Every Friday in May at noon, Cassie Gresham will be hosting an informative webinar on property taxes where she will provide guidance in analyzing letters of appraised value, offering tips for how … Continue reading

Cassie Gresham to Host Webinar in Partnership with the Texas Association of Realtors on March 26

Cassie Gresham is partnering with the Texas Association of Realtors to host an educational webinar for commercial realtors entitled, “What Every Broker Should Know About Open Space Valuations”. This webinar will take place on March 26, from 10:00 am to … Continue reading

Save the date! David Braun to Speak at All-Day Conservation Conference October 4th in El Paso, TX

Calling all real estate professionals, CPAs, financial planners, and attorneys mark your calendars for Friday, October 4th, 8am-4:30pm, for David Braun‘s presentation on Water, Wildlife, Natural Resources and How They Can Help Your Clients  at the all-day conservation conference hosted by … Continue reading

David Braun to Speak at 15th Annual San Antonio Society of CPAs CE Symposium September 26th

Rural Land: Legacy or Liability? Presented by David Braun CPAs, serving as trusted advisers to their clients, are often asked about how to mitigate the liability associated with owning rural land. Farm and ranch properties can be a great blessing … Continue reading

David Braun to Speak at Forth Worth CPA Tax Institute 2013 August 2nd

On Friday, August 2nd from 12:15pm – 1:05pm, David Braun will be speaking on Inheriting Family Lands: Legacy or Liability? at the 2013 Forth Worth CPA Tax Institute.  David’s presentation will cover the following: CPAs, serving as trusted advisers to their clients, … Continue reading

The 83rd Legislative Session: A Summary for Texas landowners

As the demand for water, oil and gas, and the land itself grows, owners of rural land are faced with an ever-changing world of rules and regulations. This 83rd legislative session Braun & Gresham followed all of these issues and … Continue reading

Tip #3: Owners of rural land should claim all their homestead rights, if they live on their land.

This blog is part of the ongoing monthly series, Top Ten Legal Tips for the Owner of Rural Land In Texas written by attorney and firm principal, David Braun. Through this series, we hope to help owners of Texas rural … Continue reading

Texas Ecolab: A Compelling Alternative for Owners of Rural Land Paying Market Value Property Taxes

Owning rural land in Texas can be an expensive endeavor, especially if the landowner is paying market value property taxes on their rural land.  This occurs when landowners purchase a new property or inherit a property that doesn’t have an … Continue reading