As rates feel upward pressure, fraud and misrepresentation are also on the rise
A sudden interest-rate hike in Q4 caused profits to plummet
The income tax consequences of foreclosure and short sales have been the subject of much interest due to the mortgage crisis. This article will provide an overview of the major Federal income tax issues. However, it is not intended to provide advice on specific situations. Rather it will help real estate and mortgage advisors become more valuable assets to their clients by better understanding when to refer borrowers for professional assistance.