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Earthquake Retrofitting Tax Breaks for Californians
When a moderate earthquake hit Napa, California, in 2014, it cost individual homeowners as much as $300,000 to repair their homes. Most were older structures that weren’t equipped to stand up even to this less-than-devastating quake. For the most part, the cost of earthquake repairs comes out of homeowners’ pockets. Most insurance companies don’t cover earthquake damage and, if they do, it can be expensive and have high deductibles before payments begin. In some cases, you can report damages as deductible casualty loss on your tax return. Read more…

Multiple States - Where To File
Learn where to file state income taxes, even if you're in the military, or earned money in multiple states. TurboTax will calculate how much you owe to the different states where you have earned income. Read more…

How to File for an Extension of State Taxes
While the IRS requires you to file Form 4868 to request a tax extension, each state has its own requirements for obtaining a similar extension. Read more…

What Are Personal Property Taxes?
If you itemize deductions on your federal tax return, you may be able to claim a deduction for the personal property taxes you've paid. Read more…

A Comparative Look at State Taxes
Note: The content of this article applies only to 2010 tax rates. Ever wondered which state has the highest gas tax or the lowest overall tax burden? Interact with the infographic below to compare income tax, property tax, and other taxes by state. Read more…

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