Montpelier Real Estate News
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?
Jan 24, 2015 | via TwinCities
The controversial new Cottage Grove Public Safety/City Hall building nearing completion on Tuesday morning October 9, 2012. That's the average extra cost to buy a lot in one section of Woodbury, compared with lots across the city limits in Cottage Grove. Comment?
Dec 5, 2014 | via Customer Interaction Solutions
A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A and the issuer credit ratings of "a+" of National Life Insurance Company and its wholly owned subsidiary , Life Insurance Company of the Southwest . Both companies are life insurance subsidiaries of NLV Financial Corporation , which is the intermediate holding company in the organization's mutual holding company structure. Comment?
Sunday | 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. "Brenda is an inspiration to all of us - small town Vermont and big time production! ," said Karin Ericson, Team Leader of KW Vermont. 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?
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?
Feb 12, 2015 | via WCAX-TV Burlington
Veatch has been living a landlord's nightmare for more than a year. In December 2013, she rented her Plainfield home to Don and Debbi Fountain. Comment?
6 min ago | via Canada NewsWire
It found that 91 percent of Canadian consumers trust banks [and other financial institutions] more than other types of companies with securely managing their data. This includes payment companies , mobile phone providers and consumer technology companies . Comment?
16 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
The spring and summer selling is here, and the real estate market is hot - and even a little tight on inventory. In this webinar, we'll show you a variety of ways you can find, engage and convert potential sellers to listings. Comment?
17 min ago | via Greene Publishing, Inc.
Among the recent issues that Congress addressed during the last week were Medicare payments to physicians, the high-cost mortgages of manufactured houses, and state and local sales tax deductions. Comment?
20 min ago | via Stuff.co.nz
While insurers, banks and fund managers are experts with big lawyers to help them limit liabilities, the man or woman in the street is expected to digest many contracts relying largely on their own savvy and skills. There are traps that can lead to loss with the likes of credit cards, mortgages, and financial guarantees, but nowhere are they more numerous than in car, home, and contents insurance. Comment?
27 min ago | via StockMarketsReview.com
European markets have declined after Mondy's big equity gains, while in the US session markets have been shaken up by sensational headlines out of the Persian Gulf. The US 10-year yield has gained 3.7 basis points in the session. Comment?
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