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How Property Can Be A Financial Investment

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. /JUNE 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –Multiple Listing Service of Hilton Head Island (HHIMLS) has the tools to help you invest in property. There are a lot of advantages to owning your own home, many of them financial. 1. Build Wealth Over Time – Homes typically increase in value, build equity, and provide … Continue reading How Property Can Be A Financial Investment

What households need to know about the tax bill’s impact

December 21, 2017 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Federal taxes can be confounding in any typical year. But the Republican-led Congress’ mad dash to approve the most sweeping tax overhaul in three decades has left many households unsure of what changes might await them come Jan. 1 and what they should do — if anything — before or … Continue reading What households need to know about the tax bill’s impact

Year-End Tax Tips from Jackson Hewitt® to Get a Bigger Refund

JERSEY CITY, N.J./ Dec. 4, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — With ongoing discussions of tax reform and tax changes since 2016, Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc., wants to help taxpayers keep more money in their pockets with eight year-end tax tips. “We understand that each and every American has unique life circumstances that impact their tax returns,” said Alan … Continue reading Year-End Tax Tips from Jackson Hewitt® to Get a Bigger Refund

In high-tax states, worries about pain from GOP tax plan

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J./November 6, 2017 (AP)(StlRealEstate.News) — Homeowners in high-tax states like New Jersey, where a modest house within commuting distance of New York City can easily carry property taxes of over $15,000 a year, are wondering whether the Republican bill being sold as a tax cut would actually result in higher bills for them. … Continue reading In high-tax states, worries about pain from GOP tax plan

Ryan blames high-tax states as GOP lawmakers balk on plan

WASHINGTON/October 12, 2017 (AP)(StlRealEstate.News) — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday lambasted high-tax states like California, New York and New Jersey, arguing the rest of the country is “propping up profligate, big-government states” even as they pay billions more in taxes than they receive in return from the federal government. Ryan’s attack came as he defended … Continue reading Ryan blames high-tax states as GOP lawmakers balk on plan

Plan to scrap state and local tax deduction hits resistance

WASHINGTON/October 12, 2017 (AP)(StlRealEstate.News) — President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul package is getting resistance from an unusual alliance of interests opposed to his plans to scrap the federal deduction for state and local taxes. Republican lawmakers from high-tax states such as New York, California and New Jersey, along with labor unions and business groups like Realtors, … Continue reading Plan to scrap state and local tax deduction hits resistance

Jeff Barnett of Alain Pinel Realtors Meets with U.S. Treasury, Congress About Proposed Tax Plan

SARATOGA, Calif./September 30, 2017 (PRWEB) (StlRealEstate.News) –Alain Pinel Realtors’ (APR) Vice President and Regional Manager Jeff Barnett traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with Assistant Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Treasury Drew Maloney to talk about the tax plan blueprint recently proposed by the Trump Administration and Congressional Republicans. The meeting took place on Sept. … Continue reading Jeff Barnett of Alain Pinel Realtors Meets with U.S. Treasury, Congress About Proposed Tax Plan