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New tax filing rules for people who claim home-buyer credit

If you're planning to claim a home-buyer tax credit on your 2009 tax return, you'd better sharpen your pencil. The IRS says you must file a paper return, and cannot file electronically.

By Elizabeth Razzi  |  November 25, 2009; 1:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Buying , Taxes  
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Feds link Chinese drywall to 'corrosive environment' in homes

The Consumer Product Safety Commission's unsettling advice to people who live in homes made with Chinese drywall: "Spend as much time outdoors in fresh air as possible." On Monday, the CPSC reported there is a "strong association" between homes built with Chinese drywall and levels of hydrogen sulfide in the air and corroding metals around the home.

By Elizabeth Razzi  |  November 23, 2009; 4:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Fortress Home , Home features , New construction , Remodeling and repair  
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