Bridgewater Corners Real Estate News
Friday Apr 17 | via The Bennington Banner
BENNINGTON >> KW Vermont is pleased to announce that Brenda Jones has closed more transactions in January than any other of the 3,750 Keller Williams Agents in the New England Region. It's very unusual, in our area, to have such great real estate production in the middle of winter. Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via McClatchy
In Vermont and six other states - Oklahoma, Arizona, Hawaii, Louisiana, North Dakota and Georgia - taxpayers who itemize their deductions are allowed to deduct what they paid in state and local taxes on their state income tax returns, just as they can on their federal tax returns. But since the starting point for state income tax calculations usually is the lower federal adjusted income that already takes the deduction into account, taxpayers in those states get the extra benefit of essentially deducting their state and local taxes twice. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 31 | via WCAX-TV Burlington
A bill, passed by the House and heading to the Senate for review, does not include any increase in tax rates, but it would change how much money people get back from itemized deductions. It's a move affecting individuals, a family of four or even some senior citizens. Comment?
Monday Mar 30 | via The Brattleboro Reformer
MONTPELIER >> Vermont lawmakers looking to raise $35 million in new revenue to help close a budget gap are proposing to raise part of that money by putting a new cap on the itemized deductions taken by some income tax filers. But many of Vermont's charitable and nonprofit groups are hoping the deduction cap passed by the House this past week can be reversed in the Senate. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via Manchester Journal
There are plenty of reasons for parents and kids to love school choice in the 90 plus Vermont towns that already have it, and there are plenty of solid educational and social arguments for expanding the program to all Vermont towns. But why should folks without kids care? Property values. Comment?
23 min ago | via WCBM-AM Pikesville
Who are these Obama voters? They can't all have head injuries, have been in a coma for the past 4 years, or own stock in an electric car battery company. Besides having "stupid" stamped on their forehead, here's a handy guide identifying these clueless creatures. Comment?
28 min ago | via Chattanoogan.com
Around 200 homes are expected to be open this weekend. In years past, the National Association of Realtors organized this event, but the date always fell in May. In the Chattanooga area, May tends to be a time when everyone is finishing the school year and getting ready for summer. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, the Volusia-Flagler area's largest hotel, will soon be up for sale again. With business at the hotel better than ever, LNR Property, a Miami-based servicer on behalf of the current owners, wants to test the market. Comment?
1 hr ago | via This Is Money
First-time buyers are being told to get themselves financially organised if they want to secure a mortgage this spring. Thousands of potential buyers have been frozen out of the mortgage market by controversial 'affordability tests' introduced exactly 12 months ago by City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority. Comment?
1 hr ago | via This Is Money
Crunch day is approaching fast for global investment trust Alliance, run by Katherine Garrett-Cox - once dubbed 'Katherine the Great' in the 1990s for her talent as a fund manager. Investors in the A 2.9billion fund, managed from Dundee, will on Wednesday decide if the trust's board should be infused with new blood. Comment?
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