House OKs Extension of Tax Credit Deadline

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Tax Credit Extension passes; senate oks Flood Bill Source: NAR After a close brush with a deadline that could have impacted tens of thousands of home buyers, the U.S. Congress last night passed an extension of the Home buyer Tax Credit closing deadline.

The National Association of Realtors estimates the number of home buyers who have qualified for the tax credit and met the contract deadline of April 30, but who would not be able to close their transaction by the June 30 deadline, could go as high as 180,000.

The House voted 409 to 5 in favor of extending the tax homebuyers credit for closing mortgages.

The Senate agreed by voice vote and without debate Thursday to extend that deadline through Wednesday Dec. 16 to allow more time for talks. The House was expected. would pull off a major tax bill.

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"Congress approved late Wednesday an extension to the June 30 closing deadline for the home buyer tax credit, hours before it was set to expire.

Senate OKs new tax credit closing deadline . The Senate has amended a bill to give homebuyers who were under contract on a home purchase by. April 30 an additional three months to close the deal and claim the federal homebuyer tax. credit. Extending the deadline for closing from June 30 to Sept. 30 would allow lenders more time to

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Senate OKs Reid Amendment to Extend Homebuyer Tax Credit Closing. extend the closing deadline for this tax credit through September of this year — allowing lenders more time to clear a backlog.

Extending the deadline for closing from June 30 to Sept. 30 would allow lenders more time to clear a backlog of 180,000 homebuyers nationwide, said amendment sponsor Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev.

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