List of tax deductions

If you itemize your deductions when you file your taxes, you may have wondered where you can find a list of tax deductions. You can visit the IRS website or sit down for an hour with a tax professional. Most people don’t take advantage of all the tax deductions for which they are eligible; this can make a big difference […]

New York Home Equity Theft Prevention Act

The Home Equity Theft Prevention Act (“HETPA”) has been in effect since February 1, 2007. Its purpose is to protect distressed homeowners from potentially “foreclosure rescue” programs. fraudulent by ensuring that the homeowner has enough information to make an informed decision about transferring title to their home (see Chapter 308 of the Statutes of 2006 for the Legislature’s statement of […]

The problem with patent due diligence in M&A and how to fix it

As a business or investment professional involved in mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”), do you perform patent due diligence in accordance with the standard practices of your M&A attorneys and investment bankers? When patents form a significant aspect of transaction value, you’re probably getting the wrong advice on how to conduct your due diligence. The due diligence process must take into […]

What you really need to know about online rent payments

Allowing tenants to pay rent online is the most efficient way to easily receive payments, establish a good landlord-tenant relationship, and minimize stress for both parties. For those who are not aware of the benefits of paying rent online, this post will provide more information about it. Here I will explain everything people need to know about online rent payments […]

Top 11 Responsibilities of a Property Management Company

1) Financial and Accounting Reports – Owners want to view financial reports, which include accounting and expenses for a specific time period. Management companies typically issue financial reports and “owners’ withdrawals” (owners’ earnings) to their clients on a monthly basis. Throughout the month, various expenses may crop up, such as paying a plumbing company that fixed a tenant’s sink or […]