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Sharia Law and the Mortgage Interest Deduction (Part I)

Today’s blog post was written with the assistance of Daniel S. Eckenrode.  Daniel received his JD and LLM in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law. He is avidly learning about US- Middle Eastern international taxation. Daniel’s interest in this … Continue reading

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Common Interest Developments, Homeowner Associations, and California Real Estate Investments

Author: Staff Many California real estate projects involve common interest developments (CIDs), in which property owners have rights to various common areas in addition to the premises they own outright. In order to provide for the maintenance of common areas, owners … Continue reading

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Residential Security Deposits in Florida: A Landlord’s Guide for Retention of Deposits & Payment of Interest

Security deposits are obviously one of the most important tools for landlords to protect their property when leasing it to a tenant.  However, when accepting a security deposit, residential landlords must comply with Florida law governing how security deposit must … Continue reading

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Overseas Home? Mortgage Interest Deductions – The New US Tax Law

Sweeping tax reform was signed into law by President Trump on December 22.  The new tax law carries the official title “An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget … Continue reading

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New Law Changes Treatment of Trust Interest in Divorce

By Jacqueline A. Botchman As published in NH Bar News (November 2017) Your divorce client advises you that her parents, who are well off, have likely provided for her in their trusts and she is concerned that her husband may … Continue reading

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