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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.”

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    Do You Understand Income Tax Considerations of Rental Properties?

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