Many sellers and buyers don't realize that there are considerable tax advantages in owning real estate, and it's important to use every deduction available.

The time of the year when we have to work on filing taxes is usually associated with added stress. There are some good tips to follow to make this process easier, and to assure that you will get all proper deductions and credits. Here are some good articles to read:

Tax and Home Records Checklist: What to Keep and For How Long

It's easy to misjudge what can or can't be deducted. Here is a good article to help you along the way:

9 Easy Mistakes Homeowners Make on Their Taxes
 

Not everyone realizes that  tax liability can be reduced significantly when you own real estate, so if you are in doubt read this:

Don’t Miss These Home Tax Deductions