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Republicans propose plan to uncap NJ property tax deductions

NEW JERSEY — A group of Republican New Jersey state lawmakers is proposing a plan that would give homeowners who pay more than $15,000 in property taxes a boost. According to Senator Joe Pennacchio (District 26) and Declan O’Scanlon (District 13), the main sponsors of S-2279, their bill would allow New Jersey taxpayers to deduct […]

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5 Overlooked Tax Deductions for Freelancers | by Citizen Upgrade | March 2022

Save money on your taxes with these business deductions! Photo by StellrWeb on Unsplash Citizen Upgrade is not a registered investment, legal or tax advisor, or broker/dealer. All investment/financial opinions expressed by Citizen Upgrade are derived from the author’s personal research and experience and are intended to serve as educational material for informational purposes only. […]

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How Texas is using the commercial property tax code to accelerate growth

Everything is bigger in Texas, including the tax code. Unique provisions in a state funded primarily by property taxes give commercial owners more control over how and where local government dollars are spent. The Lone Star State uses more than 200 Tax Revenue Reinvestment Zones (TIRZ, pronounced as turs) to meet the growing appetite for […]

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A change to the US tax code could solve the housing crisis

A six-word phrase keeps coming up on my Twitter feed: “Land value tax would solve this problem.” In response to the inefficient use of land as parking lots. As a policy of help finance a universal basic income. And even (jokingly) as a prescription for the rise in virginity among young men. The big question […]

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The Pros and Cons of Standard Tax Deductions vs. Itemized Tax Deductions

Although you don’t have much choice when it comes to paying taxes, there are deductions available to reduce the amount… Although you don’t have much choice when it comes to paying taxes, there are deductions available to reduce the amount you owe Uncle Sam. Deductions protect some of your income from income tax. income, and […]

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Best tax deductions in 2021

The 2022 tax season ends on April 18, which means you get an extra weekend to file your 2021 taxes. But even as tax season begins, do you think you have everything you need? to file your tax return before tax day? Like, do you have all the paperwork? Which form do you still need? […]

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Best tax deductions in 2021

For the second year in a row, the IRS has extended its deadline for filing taxes. You will have until May 17, 2021 to complete your 2020 tax returns. So, have you started? Are all those anxious thoughts swirling around already? Like, do you have all the paperwork? Which form do you still need? Deductions […]

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Tax Deductions for Landlords – NerdWallet

You can get federal tax breaks for owning a home if itemizing deductions on your 2021 tax return makes financial sense. But it’s a bigger “if” than before. Although homeowner tax deductions can run into the thousands of dollars, claiming them is only worth it if all of your itemized deductions exceed the standard IRS […]

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How the 2022 tax code changes may affect clients of financial advisers

At this time of year, as financial advisors review the past 12 months with clients, they also anticipate tax changes that may impact the plans. For 2022, advisers are revising the plans to account for higher tax brackets and an increased standard deduction, among other changes. Here are some details about tax changes advisors consider […]

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How the 2022 tax code changes may affect clients of financial advisers

At this time of year, as financial advisors review the past 12 months with clients, they are also considering… At this time of year, as financial advisors review the past 12 months with clients, they also anticipate tax changes that may impact the plans. For 2022, advisers are revising the plans to account for higher […]

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Connecticut leaders call for rollback for cap on state and local tax deductions

Governor Ned Lamont, alongside Democratic governors of New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Oregon, California and Hawaii, released a letter last Friday imploring President Joe Biden to support the repeal of federal cap on state and local tax deductions. The Tax Cut and Jobs Act, signed into law in 2017 by then-President Donald Trump, placed a […]