Do I have to pay taxes on my profit when I sell my home?

People who haven’t sold a home in decades are sometimes afraid to sell because of all the taxes they fear they will have to pay… over $100,000 is a lot...
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My Property Taxes Increased, But I Disagree With the Assessed Value. Now What?

According to the Minnesota Department of Revenue, “Each spring your county sends you a Notice of Valuation and Classification. Three factors that affect your tax bill are: The amount your...
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What you should know about your home and your 2013 taxes

Written by Dona DeZube and reprinted from with permission of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® It’s the last year for three sweet home tax benefits, but the first for...
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Will I have to pay a 3.8% tax when I sell my home in 2013?

A client forwarded an email to me yesterday claiming that under the new health care bill all real estate transactions will be subject to a 3.8% sales tax in 2013....
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Minnesota Homestead Tax Changes in 2012

The Minnesota Homestead Market Value Credit will be replaced by the Homestead Market Value Exclusion in 2012. Where the credit was a reduction in the amount of local taxes due...
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10 Common Errors Home Owners Make When Filing Taxes

Some helpful tax tips from the National Association of REALTORS… By: G. M. Filisko  Published: January 25, 2011 Don’t rouse the IRS or pay more taxes than necessary—know the score...
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Get Your 2010 Energy Tax Credits: Filing Tips for Form 5695

Some helpful tax tips from the National Association of REALTORS… By: Barbara Eisner Bayer Published: January 27, 2011 Sidestep snares in the complex IRS Form 5695 to get all the 2010...
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