IRS Cost Segregation Audit Techniques Guide

IRS Cost Segregation Audit Techniques Guide

Revision Date: November 19, 2012

This Audit Techniques Guide is from the IRS and is presented in several chapters. These chapters can be accessed and then printed by following the links in the Table of Contents below.

Table of Contents


  1. Introduction
  2. Legal Framework
  3. Cost Segregation Methodologies
  4. Principal Elements of a Quality Cost Segregation Sudy and Report
  5. Review and Examination of a Cost Segregation Study
  6. Appendix
    1. Uniform Capitalization
    2. Change in Accounting Method
    3. Depreciation Overview
    4. Relevant Court Cases
    5. Statistical Sampling
    6. Construction Process
    7. Information Document Requests


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