Tag Archives: Homeowners

Repaying Homebuyers Credit

Today TaxMama hears from Paul in the TaxQuips Forum with this question. “How do I start paying back the $7,500 homeowner credit from 2008? We know we’re supposed to pay it back in 15 installments of $500 each year; but we can’t find a line to enter it on the 1040 form for 2009.” http://taxmama.wpengine.com/forum/taxquips/how-do-i-start-paying-back-the-7500-homeowner-credit/

Expiring Homeowners Credit

Today TaxMama hears from Penny in Kansas who is confused. “Have you heard anything about the new home tax credit having to be used by Monday, June 29, 2009? A couple of realtors have told clients that the money’s running out. If we are going to get the credit, they must get it by Monday.”

Convert and Flip

Today TaxMama hears from Paul in Florida, who says “I have a friend whose apartment community has been converted to a condominium. He and his wife are going to buy their unit, which has been their primary residence for over two years. They intend to resell the condo as quickly as possible after purchasing it […]