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I BUY HOUSES file penalty. So what to do about that payment? Ask for an installment plan. You’ll

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you can ask for certain terms, like a specific monthly payment on a

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call Eric at 612-801-3202 Broker

specific due date. If you owe less than $10,000,

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• Cash Paid For Your Home

need to file form 9465 with your tax your tax preparer). On the form

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propose to pay the bill off within 36 months. If you owe more or need longer to pay the bill, the IRS will ask for more information. You’ll have to pay a setup fee of $120, or $52 if you agree to have payments automatically withdrawn from your checking account. You’ll still be charged interest on the unpaid balance, but at a lower rate (.5 percent per month).

SMOKERS who want to try new cigarettes that may or may not lead to reduced smoking are wanted for a research study. This is NOT a treatment or smoking cessation study.

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You can also pay with a credit card.

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Affordable independent living for adults 55 and better

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credit card’s interest rate. In the longrun, it might be cheaper to get an installment plan with the IRS. Tax specialist Bill Bischoff advises taxpayers this way: If the reason you can’t pay is a temporary tax crunch, go ahead and file your taxes

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on time and pay what you can pay. The IRS will bill you for the balance, a process that should take at least 30

Carver County CDA 55 and Better Rental Properties:

days. When you get the notice, pay

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it off. Bischoff says the interest won’t amount to much. Teresa Ambord is a former accountant, a longtime freelance writer and a frequent contributor to Good Age. Send comments or questions to

The Crossings at Town Centre in Waconia 952-442-8232 • Centennial Hill in Chanhassen 952-474-4060 • All 55 and Better Properties Offer: In-Unit Washers/Dryers • Underground Heated Parking Beauty Salon • Community Room • Heat included Guest Suite • Smoke-Free • Affordable Rents

Inquire about Waybury Apartments, Carver County CDA’s HUD subsidized Section 8 property for adults 62 and over, or those with a qualifying disability. Waybury Apartments in Chaska 952-448-5022 • Waybury Apartments Offers: One and Two-Bedroom Apartments • Heat Included Community Room with Full Kitchen and TV • Library Individual Garages & Decks • Controlled Access Entry Income limits apply. Residents pay 30% of their adjusted gross income for rent.

The Carver County Community Development Agency Provides Housing Opportunities and Fosters Economic Development in Carver County. Carver County CDA GA 0116 S3.indd 1

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