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Too many deductions on your income taxes?

 

Have you ever been denied a mortgage loan due to tax write-offs?

As we get ready for tax season, we put together our W-2s or 1099s, maybe some medical expenses, our children education expenses and all receipts we’ve been collecting throughout the year so our CPA or Tax Preparer can claim them in the form of deductions to either get the fattest check back or simply pay the least possible taxes to Uncle Sam.

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For the most part, any expenses claimed on tax returns may help save on taxes due, but did you know it can also reduce or even kill your borrowing ability?

In simple terms, the use of deductions reduces your qualifying income by the same amount of deductions reported. So for instance, a wage earner who reports $60,000 on his/her W-2 and who also reports unreimbursed employee expenses of $20,000 for that same year, his/her qualifying income will be reduced to $40,000. This will definetely affect person's borrowing ability. 

While for self-employed borrowers the criterion is the same, there are more options as certain deductions not available to wage earners may not reduce qualifying income while do reduce taxes due.

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This is why as we get into tax season whether you are a wage earner or self-employed be sure to contact us to share your coming plans as well as talk with your CPA or Tax Preparer ahead of time to let them know you are looking to get a mortgage loan. This way, you can strategically prepare your taxes, preserving your borrowing potential and still maybe saving on taxes as well.

At Clear Lending, we will conduct a free analysis helping you understand your chances of qualifying for a mortgage based on your current filed income documents. Simply contact us and we will help you understand key areas of concern you may want to consult with your CPA or Tax Preparer before filing your taxes so your plans to purchase a home in the near future are not shattered. 

Please take this information into account in the coming tax season. 

Don't wait any longer and find out how much you can get Pre-Approved for.

Whether you are considering purchasing or refinancing an existing mortgage loan, Clear Lending can help you. Simply complete our secure and encrypted Pre-Approval Form online and we will contact you right away to review best options for you. 

This advertisement is not an offer for an extension of credit. Programs available only to qualified borrowers. Programs subject to change without notice. Underwriting terms and conditions apply. Some restrictions may apply.


Customers Reviews:

  • Blanca y Esteban Martinez • January 31, 2014

    Dear Joan,

    You and your team have been a blessing for our closing. Your integrity, efficiency and expertise support during our buying process has made an excellent and pleasant experience on closing. There are many people that makes good business, but you are doing GOOD, while doing business. God bless you and thank you so much!!

    Blessings,

    Blanca

  • Corey Ballet • February 25, 2019

    FROM GOOGLE: Due to a few discrepancies on my credit report. Joan agree to pull me into his office and explain to me a couple of things that I need to to approve my chances of becoming a homeowner I appreciate him for that cuz he don't have that to do that.the guys at clearlending is amazing I appreciate you all.

  • Juan Zaldana • April 03, 2019

    It is more than a pleasure to write this review in recognition to a work masterly well done by Joan Gallardo and his assistant Patricia Aparicio. We would be forever thankful because of them working as a knowledgeable team made our dream to own our first HOME became a marvelous reality. Now we as a family are enjoying to have our own place to live in. The road was not easy but they never gave up always giving and looking for options to take our process to end up with a happy ending and they actually did. Mission accomplished, thank you again, Joan and Patricia !!!! We definitely recommend Joan and his team at Clear Lending to anyone who really WANTS to have and live in their own houses.  Lyda and Juan

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