Question regarding 2009 First Time Home Buyers Tax Credit/ Looking for a well experienced CPA in San Jose, CA!

Asked by J. McKintosh, San Jose, CA Thu Jan 15, 2009

We purchased our first home on April 1, 2008. Since I am going to be a dad and the economic times are pretty harsh, I could use the $7,500 tax credit more than ever! Is there any clause, restrictions for me since I purchased my first home ever in California on April 1st, 8 days before the date!

I am also looking for an experienced CPA that has a solid background in doing taxes for First Time Home Buyers (Couples).

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Bill Mccord, Agent, San Jose, CA
Thu Jan 15, 2009
Unfortunately you bought 8 days to soon to qualify.for the $7,500 credit. It applies only to purchases which close between April 9th 2008 and July 1st 2009.
Good luck, Bill
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Kathleen Sha…, Agent, Gilroy, CA
Thu Jan 15, 2009
I would recommend a CPA in Cupertino.
Well versed in real estate and highly regarded in his field

rsmithtax@aol.com
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Andrea Wince…, Agent, Milpitas, CA
Thu Jan 15, 2009
FAQ's from their website below
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