4 Tips to Landing Your Dream Home in a Seller’s Market

2017-06-21T21:16:51-04:00June 21st, 2017|

It's a tough time to buy a house. With high prices and low supply, homebuyers have to tackle the buying process differently than they would in a flat or down market. Here are some suggestions to landing your dream home in a seller's market. Be nimble, be flexible. Try to investigate new listings quickly – within hours [...]

Will You Have to File a 2016 Tax Return?

2017-02-03T23:04:02-05:00January 9th, 2017|

The filing requirement rules for individual federal income tax returns are fairly straightforward. In general, you are required to file a return based on your filing status, your gross income, and your age. Here's an overview of the rules for 2016 tax returns. Single taxpayers (including those who are divorced or legally separated). If you're [...]

The Taxing Side of Divorce

2017-02-03T23:13:06-05:00November 7th, 2016|

Getting divorced? Amid all the upheaval, taxes are not likely to be foremost on your mind. Yet overlooking the tax consequences can be costly. Here are some of the basics. Your filing status will change. No matter if you get your final divorce decree or separate maintenance on January 1, December 31, or any date [...]