Accruit’s Edwards Featured at Continuing Legal Education Seminar

Accruit EVP and General Counsel and 1031 like-kind exchange veteran Martin Edwards presents ATG continuing legal education webinar.
Martin Edwards, Accruit EVP and General Counsel

Last month, Accruit EVP and General Counsel, Martin Edwards, was the featured speaker for ATG Trust’s accredited Continuing Legal Education series. Edwards’ presentation, “Section Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 states that "no gain or loss shall be recognized on the exchange of property held for productive use in a trade or business or for investment if such property is exchanged solely for property of like kind which is to be held for productive use in a trade or business or for investment." 1031 Exchange s - The Basics and Beyond,” was one of the highest attended ATG Legal Education seminars ever. The presentation material included subject matter expertise accumulated during Edwards' 30+ years of administering tax-deferred exchanges. Topics included:

  • The basic rules of § 1031 exchanges;
  • The types of exchanges available to your clients;
  • Properly structuring § 1031 exchanges to meet your clients' specific needs; and
  • Strategies for deferring as much capital gain taxes as possible.

The webinar is available to attorneys and non-attorneys on-demand and at no cost through the ATG Legal Education portal. For login information, please email