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Xipe Totec Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-02-07 08:34 PM
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8. Me heart goes out to you
I am just answering the question as posed by the OP.

However, in Massachussetts renters also get certain tax breaks that are not available to home owners.

I'm not complaining; I think it's fair since home owners get federal tax breaks not available to renters.

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  -Show Of Hands: How Many Renters Were Handed Cash By The Government... MannyGoldstein  Dec-02-07 08:22 PM   #0 
  - of course it's unfair  DS1   Dec-02-07 08:23 PM   #1 
  - Um,  Steve_DeShazer   Dec-02-07 08:25 PM   #2 
     - it doesn't  DS1   Dec-02-07 08:27 PM   #4 
  - Here  Xipe Totec   Dec-02-07 08:26 PM   #3 
  - there is a large segment of the population in between these two groups  Beaverhausen   Dec-02-07 08:29 PM   #6 
  - Me heart goes out to you  Xipe Totec   Dec-02-07 08:34 PM   #8 
  - They give renters tax breaks in California, too  Beaverhausen   Dec-02-07 08:40 PM   #11 
     - Michigan too...  notadmblnd   Dec-02-07 08:49 PM   #15 
     - Fortunately, that's not the case in Mass  Xipe Totec   Dec-02-07 08:52 PM   #17 
     - The income limit for 2007 is $42,770  slackmaster   Dec-04-07 02:52 PM   #26 
  - I'm in the same boat you are and I live in the Bay Area.  scorpiogirl   Dec-04-07 03:24 PM   #31 
  - I Think That's A Little Different - But There's Some Overlap  MannyGoldstein   Dec-02-07 08:30 PM   #7 
  - Read your original question, which is the one I've answered  Xipe Totec   Dec-02-07 08:35 PM   #9 
  - Section 8 only can be applied to certain housing though  dmesg   Dec-02-07 08:43 PM   #13 
  - There are five Types of Section 8 Housing, aimed now at Low-Low-Low Income People  happyslug   Dec-02-07 09:47 PM   #18 
     - no where near the level of need - I agree  Xipe Totec   Dec-02-07 10:07 PM   #19 
        - I was explain the Section 8 Program, people sounded confused about ti.  happyslug   Dec-03-07 08:54 AM   #20 
           - In that case, thank you!  Xipe Totec   Dec-03-07 07:46 PM   #21 
  - handed cash how?  Neecy   Dec-02-07 08:27 PM   #5 
  - i need help finding the location of 'Fair' in this Fascist Rat Bastard administration..  sam sarrha   Dec-02-07 08:39 PM   #10 
  - Not even a tax break on rental payments! nt  MookieWilson   Dec-02-07 08:43 PM   #12 
  - Renters are getting screwed by the popping bubble too.  Gormy Cuss   Dec-02-07 08:45 PM   #14 
  - I Feel Bad For the People Victimized By Sub-Primes  AnnieBW   Dec-02-07 08:49 PM   #16 
  - ARMs should be outlawed; they are usury. nt  Xipe Totec   Dec-03-07 07:49 PM   #22 
     - Abso-fraggin-lutely!  AnnieBW   Dec-04-07 02:31 PM   #23 
     - that's a bit simplistic  Lance_Boyle   Dec-04-07 02:37 PM   #24 
        - If you're only going to be there for three years, rent  Xipe Totec   Dec-04-07 03:10 PM   #30 
  - If people who were homeowners get Section 8, while homeless people CAN'T get Section 8,  bobbolink   Dec-04-07 02:41 PM   #25 
  - In past few years, in the gulfcoast  flashl   Dec-04-07 02:53 PM   #27 
  - If the rental market gets flooded, rents will rise more  sandnsea   Dec-04-07 02:57 PM   #28 
  - I was, years ago  The Straight Story   Dec-04-07 02:59 PM   #29 

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