Tag Archives: Hurricane Ike

Torn Down by Accident

Today TaxMama hears from Sandra in Texas, with this unusual situation. “I owned two rental properties; but one was accidentally torn down by the city. It had damage due to hurricane Ike. Can I take the value of this property off my taxes? Can I take it as a loss?”

Hurricane Ike Losses

Today TaxMama hears from Char in Texas with a simple question – or two. “Are my losses from Hurricane Ike deductible? And how?” Dear Char, Sorry you’re facing all those problems. Actually, I’ve got good news for you – and bad news. The good news: There’s lots of information about the tax benefits of Ike […]