Tax Information For Homeowners

Real Estate Agent with Shahar Management

It is that time of year again.  Time to gather receipts, make note of all home improvements, upgrades and energy efficiency installs.  Not only can this help in your tax deductions but can help reduce your bill totals all year long

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Barbara Altieri
Kinard Realty Group Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate - Shelton, CT
REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale

Deb -- Good resources here we can all refer to. It definitely helps to research deductions!  We need all we can get since we keep having to pay more and more.  I have a tax preparation post I have to get out as well.  Thx for the reminder.

Jan 27, 2012 10:52 AM #1
Kristine Ginsberg
Elite Staging and Redesign, LLC - Short Hills, NJ
NJ Home Stager

It is "that" time of year again and I'll be sure to check out 10 Common Errors Homeowners Make... This is the kind of information all homeowners need to know! Have a great weekend!

Jan 27, 2012 10:53 AM #2
Patty Da Silva, Davie, Southwest Ranches Cooper City, Plantation, Weston, REALTOR
BROKER of Green Realty Properties® - 954-667-7253 - Davie, FL
Top Listing Broker

Debbie, I am in denial. I do not want to work on my taxes so I am going to pretend I don't have to.. at least for another couple of weeks.

Jan 27, 2012 11:38 AM #3
John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

Oh yeah Deb it is that time of year again.  Good links and advice for all homeowners.   Hope you and yours enjoy a great weekend my friend.

Jan 27, 2012 11:39 AM #4
Patrick White
Home Driven Realty, Inc - Baldwin, NY
Driven to bring New Yorkers home

Good Evening Bebra

Thanks for the post. Yax time is hear again. Have a great day.

Jan 27, 2012 11:42 AM #5
Ed Silva
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

Good advice, Deb. I did some door work this year and the credit won't come near to the cost of the screens

Jan 27, 2012 11:53 AM #6
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Debbie yes it is time again to gather up all my documents and head off to my Accountant.  Can't believe it is that time of year again.

Jan 27, 2012 12:09 PM #7
San Antonio Texas New Homes for Sale - San Antonio, TX
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hill Country

Hi Deb,


   Great information and refresher for homeowners ...........


Thank You 

Jan 27, 2012 01:07 PM #8
Kwee Huset
Kwee Huset Realty - Venice, FL
Venice Florida Homes For Sale

Debbie, your tax information for homeowners is a good checklist to prepare for their tax return without missing qualified items.

Jan 27, 2012 02:33 PM #9
Joni Bailey
101 Main St. Realty - Huntsville, TX
Your Huntsville / Lake Livingston Area REALTOR®

We went from ♫ It's the most wonderful time of the year... ♪ to .... It's that time of the year AGAIN! LOL!

Jan 27, 2012 03:16 PM #10
Dee Mayers
Covina, CA
San Gabriel Valley, CA

Thanks for the reminder, I'm about to put this information from House Logic on my website.

Jan 27, 2012 03:20 PM #11
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Morning Debbie...great info.  This is a wonderful topic and so timely too...have a good weekend!

Jan 28, 2012 02:00 AM #12
Dale Baker
Baker Energy Audits and Commercial Properties Inspections - Claremont, NH
New Hampshire Relocation Real Estate Information

Howdy and evening Debra

Debra my friend, it sure is the time of year that folks need to be thinking about Taxes. You sure have gave home owners mighty fine info to look at.

Have a good one
Dale in New Hampshire

Jan 28, 2012 03:11 PM #13
Nick T Pappas
Assoc. Broker/Broker ABR, CRS, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, @HomesBirmingham & Providence Property Mgmnt, LLC Hun... - Huntsville, AL
Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource

Debbie, always good information for tax payers this time of the year.  Many of us know most of these, but there's always newcomers to the tax rolls who don't...great resource...can't believe it's that time of the year again.

Jan 29, 2012 10:55 AM #14
Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES
Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch! - Spring Hill, FL
Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living

Debra, it's that time of the year that most people don't really enjoy too much... yet, it's good to know about all the resources that may apply and help to save a few hard earned dollars.  Thanks for the reminder!

Jan 29, 2012 01:41 PM #15
Ron Marshall
Marshall Enterprises - Saint Michael, MN
Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire

Great information for your homeowners there, Deb.  And, thanks for all the support you have been giving me.  I so appreciate it!

Jan 30, 2012 09:35 AM #16
Bob & Leilani Souza
Souza Realty 916.408.5500 - Roseville, CA
Greater Sacramento Area Homes, Land & Investments

Debra, thanks for such a timely post! It is the time to start compiling info and receipts for taxes, so your links are quite helpful. :)


Jan 31, 2012 10:38 AM #17
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good information for home owners.

Have a wonderful weekend.

Always have your camera in hand to capture those special moments as you are out and about in your community and your travels.

Feb 04, 2012 09:29 AM #18
Emily Medvec
eXp Realty LLC - Santa Fe, NM
Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
Debra, as soon as the superbowl is over, it will be tax time and these are great tips and resources for the homeowners who want to save money.
Feb 04, 2012 10:38 AM #19
Debbie Walsh
Shahar Management - Middletown, NY
Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.283-3036

Barb- Thanks for commenting!

Kristine- You too!!

Patty- Ugh me too!

John- Thanks and you too!

Patrick- Thanks for stopping in!

Ed- Such a shame isn't it?  Everything goes up but our pay.

George- I can't either.  Flew by!

Rob- Thanks for stopping by!

Kwee- Thanks Kwee!

Joni- LOL

Dee- One of the most hated times of the year!

Kristin- Thanks you too!

Dale- Have a good week!

Nick- I can't either.

Silvia- Always looking for those additional $$$!

Ron- No problem - right back at ya!

Leilani- Love the new picture!!

Roy- Thanks Roy!

Emily- Thanks for commenting!

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