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How to Transfer Rental Property to an LLC

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If you’re a landlord, it means you’re also a small business owner and may benefit from establishing your operation as such. More to the point, you should really consider the […]

What Happens When Your Tenant Files for Bankruptcy?

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A tenant declaring bankruptcy is never good news for a landlord. Even if you’ve been collecting full rent so far, it means your tenant is having serious financial difficulty that […]

Severe Winter Storms: How to Prepare, Stay Safe, and File a Claim

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An Emergency Declaration was approved by President Biden on February 14, 2021 for the entire state of Texas due to a severe winter storm that crippled the state’s energy infrastructure, […]

Disaster Relief: 7 Tips for Making a FEMA Claim

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[Update: FEMA Federal Disaster Assistance is now available for survivors of the recent severe Texas winter storm. FEMA’s press release contains information about what to do before applying for assistance, […]

Use a Credit Freeze to Stop Identity Thieves in Their Tracks

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COVID-19 has led to a marked increase in online transactions, triggering a huge spike in cases of identity theft. There are many steps you can take to reduce the odds […]

COVID Relief for Minority-Owned Businesses

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COVID-19 has hit many small businesses very hard, very quickly. Many were unprepared for the consequences of a sudden economic downturn and loss of revenue. Still, the devastating economic fallout […]

What is the Outlook for Commercial Leases in 2021?

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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the livelihood of residential and commercial landlords, as social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home orders have shuttered dining rooms, shopping centers, and […]

How Will COVID-19 Stimulus Checks Impact Your Taxes?

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Americans should have received two rounds of stimulus payments in 2020 if they met certain income restrictions. The first round included a payment of up to $1,200 per adult plus […]

COVID-19 Tax Relief for Landlords

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American entrepreneurs and small business owners often take pride in their rugged independence, but the reality is that we’re all interconnected to some degree. The COVID-19 crisis has amplified this […]

Love Amour Propre: Tahera’s COVID Small Business Success Story

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You might recognize Tahera Christy from Rocket Lawyer’s newest commercial. Not only is Tahera a published author, comedian and actress, she’s also an entrepreneur who started a second business last […]

Will Collecting Unemployment During the Pandemic Impact My Taxes?

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Many Americans found themselves facing unemployment or a significant reduction in work hours in 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Unemployment benefits, including the increased benefits provided by […]

Is There Help for Landlords in December’s COVID Relief Bill?

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The COVID relief bill signed into law on December 27, 2020 extended many of the provisions included in the original Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed earlier […]