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Although the deadline for the federal Home Buyer Tax Credit has passed, you can find out here whether your purchase qualifies you for a $8,000 or $6,500 home buyer tax credit. Start Eligibility Test
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Seven Ways to Make Sure You Meet Your
Seven Ways to Make Sure You Meet Your Home Buyer Tax Credit Deadlines
Added: 03/12/2010
How can you make sure you're in contract by April 30th to claim your Home Buyer Tax Credit...
Am I Eligible for the Home Buyer Tax
Am I Eligible for the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Added: 03/07/2010
This video reviews all the fundamental eligibility issues in the Home Buyer Tax Credit.
What is the Marriage Penalty in the Home
What is the Marriage Penalty in the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Added: 03/07/2010
The Home Buyer Tax Credit has a "Marriage Penalty" that treats married couples differently...
Am I a Long Time Homeowner for the
Am I a Long-Time Homeowner for the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Added: 03/07/2010
What constitutes a long-time homeowner for the Home Buyer Tax Credit? Find out in this sh...
Am I a First Time Home Buyer for
Am I a First-Time Home Buyer for the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Added: 03/07/2010
What constitutes a first-time home buyer for the Home Buyer Tax Credit? Find out in this...
What are the Income Limitations in the Home
What are the Income Limitations in the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Added: 03/07/2010
How much money can you make and still claim the first-time home buyer tax credit or the lo...
IRS Rules for Claiming the Home Buyer Tax
IRS Rules for Claiming the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 03/07/2010
How do you claim the Home Buyer Tax Credit on your tax return? What's Form 5405. Get the...
SevenWays to Meet Your Home Buyer Tax Credit
SevenWays to Meet Your Home Buyer Tax Credit Deadlines
Added: 03/07/2010
With the Home Buyer Tax Credit deadlines soon approaching, here are seven ways to ensure y...
Buying with a Partner and Claiming the Home
Buying with a Partner and Claiming the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 03/07/2010
Can you get the Home Buyer Tax Credit if you are buying with a partner, or getting help wi...
Investing in Real Estate Through the Home Buyer
Investing in Real Estate Through the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 03/07/2010
How can you use the Home Buyer Tax Credit to invest in real estate?
Five Things to Know About the Home Buyer
Five Things to Know About the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/11/2010
Married Couples and the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Married Couples and the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/11/2010
How to Use the Home Buyer Tax Credit
How to Use the Home Buyer Tax Credit to Invest, Buy for Someone Else, or Downsize
Added: 01/11/2010
Fox Business Interview with Greg Rand from Better
Fox Business Interview with Greg Rand from Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
Added: 01/10/2010
IRS Recovery Video Series Announcing New Home Buyer
IRS Recovery Video Series Announcing New Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/10/2010
IRS Recovery Video Series on How to Claim
IRS Recovery Video Series on How to Claim the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/10/2010
IRS Recovery Video Series for Special Rules for
IRS Recovery Video Series for Special Rules for Military Personnel and other Government Employees
Added: 01/10/2010
National Home Builders of America Explanation of the
National Home Builders of America Explanation of the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/10/2010
Fox 2 News in St. Louis Interview with
Fox-2 News in St. Louis Interview with Brian McCrae on Home Buyer Tax Credit
Added: 01/10/2010
Tax Credit News Feed
Return of the Home Buyer Tax CreditHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
Is the Obama Administration considering reviving the Home Buyer Tax Credit?
Home Buyer Tax Credit Had Less Effect Than Last FallStephanie Armour, USA Today
The tax credit had less effect this spring than in the fall.
5 Key Steps to Buying Your Home, Tax Credit or NotStephanie Armour, USA Today
Advice for buying your home, whether you claim the tax credit or not.
Sales of New Home Soar with Help of Tax CreditChristine Hauser, New York Times
Commerce Department reports home sales rise, in part due to tax credit.
Five Reasons to Be Bullish on HousingJeff Reeves, InvestorPlace
Even with the tax credit expiring, there is good reason to be bullish on housing.
Tax Credit Extension? Don’t Bet the House on it.Wall Street Journal
Don’t expect an extension on the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Questions and Answers about the Home Buyer Tax CreditKevin McCormally, Washington Post
Some questions and answers about the Home Buyer Tax Credit.
Home Buyer Tax Credit set to expire this week.Jamie Smith Hopkins, Real Estate Wonk, Baltimore Sun
Last minute information before the Home Buyer Tax Credit expires.
Credit Check: The Marriage Penalty in the Home Buyer Tax CreditPeter Cohn, NationalJournal.com Congress Daily
Analysis of the status of the bill to change the "Marriage Penalty" in the Home Buyer Tax...
Speculation Heats up on Home Buyer Tax Credit ExtensionAlex Finkelstein, Real Estate Channel
Will the tax credit be extended?
Tax Credit Deadline Good for Real Estate IndustryMichelle E. Shaw, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The tax credit deadlines are creating urgency in the real estate market.
Home Buyer Tax Credit Deadline ApproachesJamie Smith Hopkins, The Real Estate Wonk, Baltimore Sun
Will the home buyer tax credit be extended?
California Gov Signs Homebuyer tax credit billJudy Lin, BusinessWeek
Reviewing California’s new home buyer tax credit.
Clock is Ticking on the Home Buyer Tax CreditChicago Tribune
Reminder that the deadlines for the Home Buyer Tax Credit are fast approaching.
Pending Home Sales Jump 8.2% in FebruaryRex Nutting, MarketWatch
NAR report indicates that pending home sales rose in February, partly from the Home Buyer...
Spurt of Home Buying as End of Tax Credit LoomsDavid Streitfeld, New York Times
Buyers are hurrying to take advantage of the Home Buyer Tax Credit.
Want Your $8,000 homebuyer tax credit? Better rush.David Pitt, Associated Press
Review of Home Buyer Tax Credit, and reminder about deadlines.
50 Days Left to Claim Your Home Buyer Tax CreditHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
Here are Seven Ways to Make Sure You Meet the Deadlines
A Bill to End the Marriage Penalty in the Home Buyer Tax CreditHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
Congressman Eliot Engel of New York has drafted a bill to end the "Marriage Penalty" in th...
Get Ready for Higher Mortgage RatesChris Isidore, CNNMoney.com
The housing recovery could slow if government support for rates and the home buyer tax cre...
Shiller Says Government Support is Tied to Housing RecoveryTimothy R. Homan, BusinessWeek
Co-Author of S&P/Case-Shiller Index states that the Home Buyer Tax Credit has helped suppo...
Miami Vice: Home Buyer Tax Credit Fraud AllegedWilliam P. Barrett, Forbes
Miami accountants face fraud charges for filing multiple home buyer tax credit claims.
Tax Credit Distorting Home Seller Behavior as WellScott Van Voorhis, Boston Globe (Boston Real Estate Now Blog)
Is the Home Buyer Tax Credit causing sellers to drop their prices?
Homebuyer credit can be confusingCassandra Shofar, Northern Ohio News-Herald
Trying to sort out the confusion about the home buyer tax credit.
Time Is Running Out For $8,000 First-Time Homebuyer And $6,500 Repeat Homebuyer Tax CreditKaren Byrd, Red, White, and Blue Press
If you want to take advantage of the home buyer tax credit, time is running out.
Short-sale buyers race to seal deal before tax credit expiresOrlando Sentinel
Short-sale buyers face special challenges in closing by June 30th to claim the home buyer...
Why You Should Buy a Home, FastJim Gallagher, Boston Herald
The combination of low rates and the home buyer tax credit make this an opportune time to...
30-year mortgage interest rates dip back below 5%Washington Post
30-year mortgage rates are now back below 5% nationwide.
For that home buyer tax credit, hurryKenneth R. Harney, Seattle Times
If you’ve been waiting to buy a home, you should hurry to take advantage of the home buyer...
What's a poor home buyer to do in Greater Boston?Scott Van Voorhis, Boston Real Estate Now (Boston Globe)
Is the home buyer tax credit making it tough for buyers in competitive markets?
Homebuilders predict tax credit will fuel sales boomJean Murphy, Chicago Daily Herald
Will buyers jump in to take advantage of the home buyer tax credit?
First-Time Homebuyer And Repeat Homebuyer Tax Credit Expires April 2010; Still Available?Edward McCray, Red, White, and Blue Press
Are people going to take advantage of the home buyer tax credit?
For sale, but not for longJenifer B. McKim, Boston Globe
Is the home buyer tax credit creating bidding wars from buyers in competitive markets like...
Taking on the IRS When You’re in the RightKarin Price-Mueller, The Newark Star Ledger
How one taxpayer challenged an IRS ruling on her eligibility for the home buyer tax credit...
Realtors Explain How to Use Home Buyer Tax Credithttp://www.mercurynews.com/valley/ci_14371410
A review of eligibility requirements for the home buyer tax credit.
Feds find dubious home tax credit claims from TexasSteve McGonigle, Dallas Morning News
How the IRS is clamping down on abuse of the home buyer tax credit.
Can You Afford to Use First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit?Orlando Sentinel
You should check your finances before buying a home to get the home buyer tax credit.
Facts about claiming the Home Buyer Tax CreditNorthJersey.com (Clifton Journal)
Basic information about the home buyer tax credit.
First-time home buyers face tax-credit hurdlesFrancine Knowles, Chicago Sun-Times
What do you need to file for your home buyer tax credit from the IRS?
Home Sales Stabilize After Tax-Credit “Hangover”http://www.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/real-estate/articles/2010/02/02/home-sales-stable-after-tax-credit-hangover.html
After the “hangover” following the expiration of the 2009 home buyer tax credit, what will...
The Housing Market Isn’t As Bad As New Numbers Indicatehttp://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703415804575023151304859446.html?mod=googlenews_wsj
Low December sales numbers do not mean the housing market is not in recovery.
3 People the Home Buyer Tax Credit HelpedLes Christie, CNN
A profile of three people who were helped by the home buyer tax credit.
So How Did the "Marriage Penalty" End Up in the Home Buyer Tax Credit?Home Buyer Tax Credit Blog
How did the marriage penalty end up in the tax credit? Simple drafting error in Congress.
A New Type of Marriage Penalty in the Home Buyer Tax Credit?Home Buyer Tax Credit Blog
What happens if only one spouse has title to a married couple's home?
HomeBuyerTaxCredit.com Adds IRS Links and Document PageHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
HomeBuyerTaxCreditBlog.com now has page for IRS documents and links.
HomeBuyerTaxCredit.com Adds Legislation SiteHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
The HomeBuyerTaxCreditBlog.com has added a site with the text of the Home Buyer Tax Credit...
Southern New Jersey Repeat Homebuyers Just Begin to Qualify for Tax CreditPress of Atlantic City
People are just now starting to close on their purchases toward the repeat home buyer tax...
Sorting Through the Homebuyer Tax CreditABC News/Money
Questions and Answers about the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Step Up to Repeat Home Buyer Tax CreditBoston Herald
What documentation do you need to file for your home buyer tax credit?
Not Waiting for the Home Buyer Tax CreditBaltimore Sun Real Estate Wonk Blog
Are people going to have to wait for their home buyer tax credits?
Do You Qualify for the Home Buyer Tax Credit?moneywatch.com Home Equity Blog
Ilyce Glink of moneywatch discusses HomeBuyerTaxCredit.com
IRS Issues New Forms, Advisories For Filing Your Home Buyer Tax CreditHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
The IRS has issued new forms, instructions, and warnings about the Home Buyer Tax Credit.
HomeBuyerTaxCredit.com launches Agent Certification QuizHome Buyer Tax Credit Blog
HomeBuyerTaxCredit.com is now offering an unofficial certification quiz on the Home Buyer...
Local Couple Moves Up Their Plans to Buy a Home Thanks to Expansion of Tax CreditWIFR.com
Video report on the stimulus effect of the home buyer tax credit.
Seven Deadline Tips for BuyersMarket Intelligence Blog
How buyers can make their Home Buyer Tax Credit deadlines.
Seven Deadline Tips for Buyers Who are Also SellingMarket Intelligence Blog
How to make your tax credit deadlines.
18.5 Billion Reasons to Make the Home Buyer Tax Credit WorkRISMedia
What will be the impact of the Home Buyer Tax Credit on the real estate market?
Tax Credit Could Chase the Winter Blues AwayRISMedia
Explanation of the extended Home Buyer Tax Credit
Live Chat: Taxes and the Home Buyer Tax CreditBaltimore Sun Consuming Interest Blog
The text of a live chat answering questions on the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Roth IRA Can Affect Home Buyer Tax CreditInvestment News
How a Roth IRA can affect the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Home Buyer Tax Credits Extended and ExpandedSubprime Blogger
Explanation of the extension and expansion of the Home Buyer Tax Credit
Downsizing Buyers Are Eligible for a Tax Credit, Too!CommunityAdvocate
Downsizing buyers might not know that they are eligible for the new tax credits.
Pending Sales Dropped After Original Tax Credit DeadlineHousingWire
NAR announces that pending sales dropped after the original deadline in November.
Will California get a new home buyer tax credit this year?Merced Sun Star
Governor Schwarzenegger is proposing a new round of state tax credits for home buyers.
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About HomebuyerTaxCredit.com
The Home Buyer Tax Credit provides a tax credit of 10% of the purchase price a home up to $8,000 for first-time home buyers and $6,500 for “step-up” home buyers who are long-time homeowners. Both the first-time home buyer tax credit and the long-time homeowner tax credit are available for eligible buyers who are in contract by April 30, 2010 and closed by June 30, 2010. Please note that we have created this site to provide information only, and not to provide tax advice, and that you should not rely on the information on the site. Please discuss your tax matters with your accountant or financial advisor.

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