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In June 2020, the IRS issued proposed regulations addressing the TCJA’s changes to Section 1031, the tax code section that allows taxpayers to defer capital gains for like-kind exchanges. Just six months later, in December 2020, the IRS finalized those regulations. The final regulations help clarify what property exchanges qualify for preferential tax treatment under Section 1031. 
Douglas Hidalgo's picture
July 22, 2021
These awards highlight those companies that are committed to creating opportunities for skill development and career progression for the craft professional. They are an opportunity to celebrate both companies and individuals that are dedicated to educating for the future of our industry.
Angela Robbins-Taylor's picture
July 21, 2021
Gap between costs and bid prices widens in June; steel climbs further, lumber tumbles in July.
Ken Simonson's picture
July 20, 2021
A top-notch ceiling manufacturer is distinguished by the ease their products offer customers, the relationships they build with contractors and the technical support they provide.
Dan Schnippert's picture
July 19, 2021
Associated Builders and Contractors reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator rose to 8.5 months in June, according to an ABC member survey conducted June 20-July 6, 0.5 months higher than in May 2021 and 0.4 months higher than in June 2020. 
Construction Citizen's picture
July 15, 2021
Breaking news for C3comes in the form of a grant from the Houston-Galveston Area Board (H-GAC). The H-GAC focuses on assisting companies in attracting, training, and retaining workers. They felt that the C3 mission of strengthening a safe, skilled, and sustainable workforce was something their grant money could truly help push forward.
Angela Robbins-Taylor's picture
July 14, 2021
The new Makita X-LOCK Angle Grinders offer an innovative accessory quick-change system. X-LOCK is a locking mechanism that makes tool-less accessory changes up to five times faster than traditional threaded locknut mounting.
Michelle Neundorfer's picture
July 13, 2021
Job openings, hires rates slip in May; Dodge Momentum Index declines in June but remains elevated
Ken Simonson's picture
July 12, 2021
Brianna was a rare gift to each of us, that treasured friend who significantly enriches life and makes you proud to be a part of this great industry. We stand in thunderous, sustained applause for all you did, and say, “Thanks Brianna. Well done.”
Pat Kiley's picture
July 09, 2021
STANLEY Wet/Dry Vacuums are ideal for wet and dry clean ups in a home, office, garage, workshop or vehicle.
Michelle Neundorfer's picture
July 08, 2021