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Aircraft State & Local Tax

Aircraft purchasers can easily avoid sales tax by closing their sale in the proper jurisdiction. However use tax will generally be imposed where the aircraft is based absent proper planning. There may be multiple state and local use and property taxes imposed on aircraft that travel outside their base state.

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Small Piston Comprehensive Service Agreement

For Piston Aircraft with a gross takeoff weight of less than 6,000 lbs and costing less than $500,000 – $3,000 per year

Large Piston Comprehensive Service Agreement

For Piston Aircraft with a gross takeoff weight of more than 6,000 lbs or costing more than $500,000 – $5,000 per year

Small Turboprop Comprehensive Service Agreement

For Turboprop Aircraft with a gross takeoff weight of less than 12,500 lbs, and not subject to “truth in leasing” – $7,500 per year

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Shared Use as a Solution to Limited Year-End Inventory or Need

Although the global pandemic has recently disrupted business travel, there is no doubt that efficient and flexible air travel is an essential business need. As more entrepreneurs and businesses recognize […]

Aviation Tax Planning in 2021

As we find ourselves in the first quarter of 2021, many private companies and individuals operating general aviation aircraft, or considering adding general aviation aircraft to our business operations, find […]

Suzanne Meiners-Levy: Law and more

Meet the lawyer who divides her time between running a busy aviation law firm and pro-bono legal work for disadvantaged children and family life. Maple syrup pancakes or muesli? Neither […]