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Winning Another Property Tax Appeal

Mrs. C. and I bought an investment property back in November for $19,000.  In January all of the local government taxing authorities send out an updated yearly assessment on real estate for tax purposes.  When I received ours for this property my jaw hit the floor.  They had it assessed …

Why Do We Pay Taxes? A Complete Guide

  Why do we pay taxes when the United States didn’t even have an income tax before 1913? Why do we pay taxes for property we already paid for every year? Why do we pay taxes to both the federal government and the state government?  Why do we pay taxes …

6 Ways To Settle Your IRS Debt

Getting behind on your taxes is nothing to be ashamed of. Life has a way of throwing us financial curveballs that are difficult to recover from. Often when we get behind on bills and expenses, our taxes suffer. While the IRS won’t initially come after your home or assets for …