Tag Archives: Sales

Selling Building

Today TaxMama hears from Oscar in Michigan who says, “I have a friend who wants to sell a commercial building that has been fully depreciated. She and her husband were co-owners of the building. Her husband died in 2001 when the building was appraised at $400,000.00. She is of the opinion that the appraised value […]

Successful Negotiation Strategy

This Week’s Advice: “Need a successful negotiation strategy? Quantify your contribution then ask for a piece of the pie. Use your past achievements, information gathered from your research, and what you learned in your interviewer(s) to quantify your role. Once you reach an amount, state it during negotiations, and ask to be paid a portion […]

Condo Lease-A-Right

Today TaxMama hears from Marti in Los Angeles, who tells us. “I am getting married in September. I own a condo that has been my primary residence for five years. My fiance’ and I lived there together for two, but he is not on title. I have over $250,000 in equity so I would have […]

Selling Home Office

Today TaxMama hears from Ray, who tells us, “I just saw the article on deductions for a home office on WomensWallStreet.com. Something I learned last year from my tax advisor that needs to be disclosed is that when you sell your home, you get hit with Capital Gains tax on that home office location. In […]