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You May Qualify for a Tax Discount on Your Home

If you bought a home in 2018 and you live in it, you qualify for a discount on your property taxes called Homestead Exemption. Technically, you have to own and occupy the home as of January 1 to get a property tax discount for the same year. You can file for ...

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Do You Qualify for a Tax Discount on Your Home?

If you bought a home in 2016 and you live in it, you qualify for a discount on your property taxes called Homestead Exemption. Technically, you have to own and occupy the home as of January 1, 2017 to get a tax discount for this year. You can file for Homestead ...

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What Georgia Landlords Should Know

1. Make sure leasing is permitted in the community; 2. Get special insurance for landlords; 3. Check prospective tenant’s background for a small fee; 4. Get your lease in writing; 5. Know you cannot discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, and familial status; 6. Do not ...

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