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New Home Buyers Claim Tax Credit on 2008 Taxes for 2009 Purchase!

February 24th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Real Estate, Taxes, Tips

The new stimulus package will allow new home buyers, defined as those who have not owned a home in the last three years, to take the maximum $8,000 tax credit off their 2008 taxes even though the purchased will take place in 2009. The tax credit is 10% of the purchase price with a maximum [...]

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Stimulus package offers real $8,000 tax credit

February 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Economy, Market Updates, Real Estate, Tips

The new stimulus package, set to be signed in Denver today by President Barack Obama, will contain some help for first time home buyers. The previous tax credit, which had to be repaid over 5 years, has been replaced by a real $8,000 tax credit that does not have to be repaid. Homeowners who purchase [...]

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Update: Tax credits for home buyers and homeowners

February 12th, 2009 · 4 Comments · Green, Real Estate, Taxes

The bill now being considered offers first-time homebuyers a tax credit of up to $8,000 if they buy homes between Jan. 1 and Dec. 1, 2009. Those who haven’t owned a home in the last three years will qualify as first time buyers. Additionally, existing homeowners could get a tax credit of up to $1,500 [...]

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