Laws & Taxes

Laws & Taxes

Bennet, Udall: Extending Unemployment Benefits and Homeowner Tax Credit Will Help Strengthen Colorado’s Economy

November 5, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Following a push to ensure that the Senate's extension of unemployment benefits includes Coloradans, Michael Bennet and Mark Udall, U.S. Senators for Colorado, today announced Senate passage of the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009. The legislation, which they cosponsored, would provide relief to jobless workers by extending unemployment insurance for the nearly 14,000 jobless Coloradans who will exhaust their benefits by year's end. It also extends the homebuyer tax credit and provides important tax relief for Colorado families and small businesses.

Markey Introduces Tax Cut for Small Businesses

Bi-partisan measure will rush tax relief to Colorado’s job creators. Washington, DC - July 13, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Congresswoman Betsy Markey today introduced the Small Business Growth Act, which will cut taxes for small businesses by allowing them to deduct up to $125,000 in real property from their federal income taxes. Co-sponsoring the bill are Congressmen Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Missouri) and Ron Paul (R-Texas).

CHFA JumpStart Brings Stimulus Dollars to Homebuyers April 14, 2009

DENVER, CO - April 15, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) and Congressman Ed Perlmutter (D-7) unveiled CHFA JumpStart, a new home mortgage program to help Coloradans take advantage of the first time homebuyer federal tax credit in the American Recovery and Reinvestment

Housing Issues at Forefront on Capitol Hill

January 09, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — According to today's Washington Post, members of the House and Senate Banking committees are backing provisions to help out with the housing situation, including a tax credit for first time home buyers and a government subsidy that would help lower the mortgage rates.

Team Members Bring 50 Years of Property Management and Tax Credit Experience To New...

DENVER – The Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce that it has hired Natasha Weaver to serve as the Manager of Tax Credit Allocation, Mark Feilmeier as the Manager of Program Compliance, and Heather Staggs as Manager of Section 8 Compliance.

Snafus delay notices for tax districts

Montezuma County residents should have received their 2008 property tax bills in the mail last week - a bit later than in the past.

Cutting taxes and red tape fuels competition

Gov. Bill Ritter's plan to cut taxes and reduce red tape could be just the jumpstart needed to ensure Colorado remains in a competitive business environment.

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Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s announcement of new guidelines for families to install renewable energy and water conservation projects in their homes.

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Tipton: FHA Practices Pose Risk to Taxpayers

Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) questioned Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro during a House Committee on Financial Services oversight hearing to examine the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) precarious financial state Alan J Smith Littleton Real Estate