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Austin homeowners could pay $40 more a year in property taxes

AUSTIN (KXAN) — On Thursday, Austin city leaders got a first look at the proposed city budget for next year and it could mean more money coming out of your pocket. 311 more words


In re Aubiel

(6th Cir B.A.P. July 22, 2015)

The bankruptcy appellate panel affirms the bankruptcy court’s determination that the debtor was not entitled to claim the Ohio homestead exemption for his 46-foot boat. 55 more words

Sixth Circuit B.A.P.

Home Sweet Homestead

Suppose a debtor denies owning a home and then gives a false address so creditors don’t find out about the home. Can the debtor still claim the homestead exemption in bankruptcy? 430 more words

Legal Topics

Legislature Gives the Green Light to $3.8 Billion Tax Cut Package

In the recently-concluded 2015 Texas legislative session, the House and Senate approved parts of a $3.8 billion tax cut package. Of particular importance to Texas homeowners was Senate Bill 1, an amendment to the state constitution increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption to $25,000 (from $15,000). 121 more words

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Medicaid Eligibility: the Homestead and the $552,000.00 Exemption

A Florida homestead is considered an exempt asset for Medicaid planning purposes up to $552,000.00.  This means that the State of Florida will not count the family home when evaluating Medicaid applicant assets.   156 more words

Filing for Homestead Exemption in 2015

Everyone wants to save money, right?  Homestead Exemption is a tax saving tool for all property owners.  In order to declare a homestead exemption, you must own and occupy the property as your primary residence as of January 1 2015.  272 more words

Gwinnett County Property Taxes

March 1st Deadline For First Time Home Owners

Miami Dade Homestead Exemption

Bought a home last year? You got till March 1st to file for homestead exemption.  Not a homeowner or know someone who purchased a property? Share this post today!