April 15th is just around the corner and there’s no better time to talk taxes; more specifically to talk about charitable contributions of preservation easements.  Since 2006, the courts have collectively issued more than 47 decisions involving challenges to deductions claimed under IRC § 170(h) with regard to conservation easement donations. 21 of those 47 decisions are related to preservation or facade easements. The tax courts’ decisions haven’t been talked about to any great length outside typical professional easement circles, like appraisers and tax attorneys, but that appears to be changing. During a recent lunch-and-learn presentation, Easements Atlanta’s Executive Director Angela Threadgill spoke […]