Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Real Estate and Taxes: What Every Agent Should Know (6-Credit Hours)

Real Estate and Taxes: What Every Agent Should Know

Price: $39.00

Credit Hours: 6

Key Points:

Tax laws that can help you and your clients

Learn how to demystify tax laws to help your clients make smart housing decisions. You’ll obtain a thorough background on basic tax issues, calculations, and formulas in order to gain the knowledge and practice to better assist clients on tax-related questions and issues.  

You’ll learn the general requirements for deductions and explore how gains or losses are computed. Discover what’s included in the selling price and what may be included as selling expenses.

Filled with pertinent and well-though-out case studies, this course will leave you with a clear understanding of available deductions and what it takes to qualify within existing tax laws. Stop guessing and start knowing about tax deductions that can help you and your clients – enroll today!

Topics Include:

  • Home mortgage interest deductions
  • Taxation of Profit
  • The exclusion rule for gain on the sale of a principal residence
  • Applying passive loss rules to real estate professionals
  • Office-in home rules