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IRS says many who prepaid property taxes may still face cap on deductions

IRS says many who prepaid property taxes may still face cap on deductions

People across the United States rushed this week to pay their 2018 property taxes early, hoping to take advantage one last time of a federal deduction for state and local taxes that will be scaled back under the tax-code overhaul signed by President Donald Trump.

IRS says many who prepaid property taxes may still face cap on deductions

IRS says many who prepaid property taxes may still face cap on deductions

People across the United States rushed this week to pay their 2018 property taxes early, hoping to take advantage one last time of a federal deduction for state and local taxes that will be scaled back under the tax-code overhaul signed by President Donald Trump.

Essential questions and answers about prepaying your property taxes

Essential questions and answers about prepaying your property taxes

Here are some basic questions and answers about what’s going on – with the caveat that every taxpayer’s situation is different and, if possible, it’s best to consult a tax professional who can assess your circumstances.

Essential questions and answers about prepaying your property taxes

Essential questions and answers about prepaying your property taxes

Here are some basic questions and answers about what’s going on – with the caveat that every taxpayer’s situation is different and, if possible, it’s best to consult a tax professional who can assess your circumstances.

Rockefeller and the secret land deals that created Grand Tetons National Park

Rockefeller and the secret land deals that created Grand Tetons National Park

The audacious plan was hatched in secret. In the 1920s, John D. Rockefeller Jr. – son of the Standard Oil founder, ardent conservationist and one of America’s richest men – agreed to surreptitiously acquire thousands of acres of breathtaking scenery around Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and donate them to the federal government for a national park.

Trump condo prices falling in Manhattan, report finds

Trump condo prices falling in Manhattan, report finds

In Manhattan, where Donald Trump built his empire, prices for condos in buildings bearing his gilded name are falling in the first year of his presidency.

Colorado company files for New Jersey casino license

Colorado company files for New Jersey casino license

Here’s another indication that Atlantic City’s former Revel casino may be heading for a sale soon: A Colorado company that plans to buy it has applied for a New Jersey casino license and put up $100,000 for a non-refundable application fee.

Business groups typically allied with GOP not all on board fast tax train

Business groups typically allied with GOP not all on board fast tax train

One powerful group was noticeably scarce from the flurry of activity inside the congressional committee room where Republicans recently took a big step toward passing their sweeping tax overhaul.

Highlights of House, Senate GOP plans to overhaul tax code

Highlights of House, Senate GOP plans to overhaul tax code

A comparison of a Republican-written tax bill approved Thursday by the House Ways and Means Committee and another being proposed by GOP members of the Senate Finance Committee:

Highlights of House, Senate GOP plans to overhaul tax code

Highlights of House, Senate GOP plans to overhaul tax code

A comparison of a Republican-written tax bill approved Thursday by the House Ways and Means Committee and another being proposed by GOP members of the Senate Finance Committee: