The following "factsheet" can be useful to help homeowners understand their rights when facing the loss of their home.
If sale of a home in a foreclosure action does not cover the amount owed to the lender, part of a loan may not have to be paid back. The IRS may consider the amount of debt "forgiven" as income and tax it.
Read the summary of the report from the Legal Services Corporation Office of Compliance and Enforcement.
Iowa Legal Aid is recruiting AmeriCorps Members and hireing staff members.
Read the latest issue of the Equal Justice Journal.
Or call 1-800-532-1275 to apply
Check back later for links to our booklets.
Attorney Tommy Miller, long-time volunteer with Iowa Legal Aid receives the
State of Iowa Governor’s Volunteer Award by Governor Terry Branstad.
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