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Video: Federal Tax Deductions for Home Renovation
Note: The content of this video applies only to taxes prepared for 2010. It is included here for reference only. Learn about federal tax deductions for home renovation with help from TurboTax in this video on tax tips. Read more…

Energy Tax Credit: Which Home Improvements Qualify?
Taxpayers who upgrade their homes to make use of renewable energy may be eligible for a tax credit to offset some of the costs. Through the 2019 tax year, the federal government offers the Nonbusiness Energy Property Credit. The renewable energy tax credits are good through 2019 and then are reduced each year through the end of 2021. Claim the credits by filing Form 5695 with your tax return. Read more…

Video: Can We File Two Primary Residences if Filing a Joint Tax Return?
There are many tax incentives for owning a home. But how do you designate a primary residence when you own more than one home? Watch this video to find out. Read more…

Buying Your First Home
Buying your first home is a huge step, but tax deductions available to you as a homeowner can reduce your tax bill. Read more…

Home Improvements and Your Taxes
As a homeowner you may be asking, "Do I get a tax break for all the money I've spent fixing up my house?"; The answer depends on the kinds of improvements you've made and how well you've kept track of your expenses. Here's an overview of how home improvements can affect your taxes. Read more…


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