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Property Tax Talk: Benefits of Owning a Second Home

Posted on August 22, 2016

Have you considered purchasing a second home? Well, with mortgage interest rates at a major low, right now is a great time to do so. Whether you want to use it as a rental property, a place you can escape to on the weekends with your family, or a combination of both, owning a second […]

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Property Tax News: Texas Ranks Fifth of U.S. States with Highest Property Tax Burdens

Posted on August 5, 2016

In Texas, we do everything big. That’s our state’s motto, and we stick by it… even when it comes to property tax burdens. This year, Texas ranked as the fifth highest state with the biggest tax burden. In front of the Lone Star State is Illinois, New York, New Hampshire, and New Jersey. According to […]

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What to Do After You Have Received Your Proposed Property Value

Posted on July 28, 2016

Although many associate the spring with tax season, the summer is the time when you will get your 2016 Notice of Proposed Value for your real estate property. While property taxes aren’t something that requires days of work to analyze, it is best to set aside a little time to go over your taxes and […]

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3 Steps to Choosing the Best Property Tax Consultant

Posted on July 13, 2016

The summer is just about over and we have officially completed more than half of the year. Soon, Labor Day will have come and gone, and so will Thanksgiving and the holiday season too. And before we know it, it’ll be tax time again. Believe it or not, this time of the year is the […]

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Rental Property Tax Deductions

Posted on June 27, 2016

A rental property offers the opportunity to gain significant income over time that is particularly valuable. One of the important responsibilities of a homeowner is knowing what expenses can and cannot be taken off the taxes through tax deductions. A full understanding of these deductions, as well as assistance from property tax consultants, will ensure […]

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Get to Know Your Texas Property Tax Assessment

Posted on June 3, 2016

The time has come for homeowners to start receiving their Texas property tax assessment. This little document is very important when it comes to calculating your property tax bill as well as budgeting accordingly. If you are a new homeowner and need a better understanding of your assessment or property tax consulting, this blog is […]

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