Property taxes imposed by state and local governments can be a serious burden on homeowners. The average American household has an annual property tax bill of $2,089. But there is one way homeowners can feel better about property taxes: Section 164(a)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code allows taxpayers to take a deduction for real estate taxes paid to state, local, and foreign governments… the deduction.MORE >
Millennials prefer walking over driving by a substantially wider margin than any other generation, according to a new poll conducted by the National Association of Realtors® and the Transportation Research and Education Center at Portland State University.MORE >
REALTORS® across the country receive threatening demand letters and lawsuits alleging patent infringement based on the use of common business tools such as drop down menus or search alert functions on websites and the scanner function on a copier. These patent trolls buy vague patents and use them to turn everyday business practices into potential lawsuits.MORE >
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