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      08-19-2019, 01:06 PM   #27
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If you trade it in for another vehicle, they take it as if it was financed. So they'd pay off whatever the buyout is then cut you a check for the rest. Depending on their appraisal.
In most states, you're not paying tax on the residual so there really isn't a tax incentive to trade in vs simple lease turn in.

If your trade in value is above the residual/buyout then you can capture some equity, but this doesn't happen very often with BMW since they tend to lease rather aggressively.
That makes sense. I know in Texas it's the same for lease/finance/etc where the tax incentive is the difference in price basically.
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