Menu

Stories

Tax

Do You Understand Income Tax Considerations of Rental Properties?

A rental property can generate “taxable losses” that can be used to reduce your normal salary income.

Tax time clock

Income Tax Tips for 'Accidental Landlords'

If you’re renting out your personal residence or second home, you’re a landlord. You’ll have to report the rental property on your federal income taxes.

House-on-tax-forms-300x199.jpg

Tax Savings: Rental Property Depreciation Explained

If you’re an investment property owner or are thinking about becoming a landlord, find out how the depreciation expense could help you maximize your tax savings.

money down the drain

Don't Let These Tax Credits Go Down the Drain

Unlike deductions and exemptions, which lower the amount of income you are taxed on, credits directly reduce the amount of taxes you owe.

1040 Payment voucher

Couple Feels Taxed Out of Homeownership

As part of LearnVest’s “Money Mic” series, one woman opens up about how the cost of living in New York City — combined with a 40 percent income tax rate — is preventing her and her husband from achieving the “American Dream.”

Property for rent

Do You Understand Income Tax Considerations of Rental Properties?

Taking a look at the basics to understanding rental properties and federal incomes taxes.

Subscribe for Zillow Blog updates

We will not rent, share or spam your account, ever. Please read and review our privacy policy.

You can also stay updated by following us below

instagram googleplus pinterest