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Property Transfers and Gift Taxes: Estate Planning Basics

Now that you rented your old house to your daughter, that home may be considered a rental home on your federal income tax. You get to treat that as an investment property and can take some of the tax advantages available to investors, including taking depreciation on the home, deducting expenses for the upkeep, as well as deducting real estate taxes and other expenses.

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Estate Planning

What Will the SECURE Act Do?

The retirement income crisis has spurred Congress into action. Both the House and Senate introduced bills earlier this month, which would provide U.S. workers with expanded opportunities to participate in employer-provided retirement plans.

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Veterans

Memorial Day 2019

This year marks the 20th anniversary of West Coast Thunder, the annual Memorial Day motorcycle parade that attracts an estimated 7,500 riders who make their

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Estate Planning
Estate Planning

Here’s Why You Need an Estate Plan

No matter what line of work you are in, estate planning has facets that apply to everyone, and it comes down to documenting wishes and avoiding probate and unnecessary taxes. Too many people put it off, but, in general, the sooner you do it, the better.

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