News & Articles

Tax Court: Contractor Misrepresentations Result in Homeowner Loss

Posted on Mon, Jul 01, 2013

You may assume if you have a valid written contract, the terms will be fulfilled, as long as you keep your end of the bargain. In one recent Tax Court case, a couple deducted a theft loss on their tax return after a home contractor didn't finish a project and left them with costly damage. Read below to see what happened in the case and what you should do to support your case if you find yourself to be the victim of a similar situation.

Read More

Tags: EHTC Services, Contractor Misrepresentations, Contractor Theft, Homeowner Loss, Tax Court, CPA Firm, Echelbarger, Taxpayers Claim a Theft Loss, EHTC