Tag: property

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Washington’s Capital Gains Tax and Its Implications on the Transfer of Ownership Interests in Entities That Own Real Property

November 8, 2023

Via: LexBlog

In addition to Washington’s real estate excise tax (REET), transferors of ownership interests in entities that own real property in Washington must also factor in Washington’s capital gains tax when making such transfers. The Washington Supreme Court upheld the capital […]

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When a Spouse Dies Without a Will

February 28, 2023

Via: FindLaw

It is devastating to lose your spouse. But if they die without a will, it can cause even more grief and stress. Many people assume that they automatically inherit all of their spouse’s property; however, that is not the case. […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

New Clarity: Colorado Employer Rights When Employee Fails to Return Money or Property at Separation

January 5, 2023

Via: LexBlog

The Colorado Division of Labor and Employment (CDLE) had a busy last few weeks of December in 2022, revising a number of its Interpretive Notice and Formal Opinions (INFOs). On December 23, 2022, CDLE issued a revised INFO #16 regarding […]

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How To Insure An Unoccupied Property Following A Death

January 25, 2022

Via: Lawyer Monthly

If you are an executor handling the estate of a deceased person, one of your most important responsibilities will be ensuring that the deceased’s assets are properly protected including any unoccupied property. Dealing with an estate can prove overwhelming and […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Tax Lien Certificate Definition

August 17, 2021

Via: Investopedia

What Is a Tax Lien Certificate? A tax lien certificate is a certificate of claim against a property that has a lien placed upon it as a result of unpaid property taxes. Tax lien certificates are generally sold to investors […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Tax Roll Definition

May 4, 2021

Via: Investopedia

The two most common types of property tax rolls are real estate property tax rolls and vehicle tax rolls. Overall, tax rolls include comprehensive details about the taxable property and the taxes owed. A tax roll may also be called […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Time is Running Out to Contest your 2020 Property Tax Value in Ohio

March 1, 2021

Via: National Law Review

The period for filing complaints to challenge 2020 property tax values in Ohio ends on March 31, 2021. For properties assessed in a 2020 county reappraisal or update, a reduction in the 2020 value may offer greater tax savings now […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Your Property Tax Assessment: What Does It Mean?

June 7, 2016

Via: Investopedia

Property taxes are a significant annual expense every homeowner faces, even after paying off the mortgage. Local authorities set guidelines to determine property taxes, and those guidelines can vary widely among regions. But there are some general points to understand […]