The second edition of Taxation and Business Planning for Real Estate Transactions continues its focus on problem-based learning with an emphasis on helping students to become practice-ready. The new edition continues to provide commentary and primary-source materials on foundational and advance topics in real estate transactions. The materials include materials covering both tax and non-tax issues that arise in planning for real estate transactions. The new edition includes updates to reflect statutory and regulatory changes and cases that have been decided since the first edition. It also includes new chapters on foreign investment in U.S. real property and real estate investment trusts.