Posts Tagged ‘John Muir’

The Capital Gain Tax Rate Change for 2011 Will Present Challenges for Sellers

July 23rd, 2010

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As we look ahead to 2011, the federal government will allow the capital gains tax rate for individuals in the 28% Ordinary Income Tax Class or above, to increase from 15% to 20%, a 33.3% increase over 2010. Historically, rises in the capital gains tax rate have tended to slow economic growth and reinvestment. This condition is known as the “lock-in effect” where investors avoid taxation by holding appreciated assets. » More: The Capital Gain Tax Rate Change for 2011 Will Present Challenges for Sellers

Live Water Properties Welcomes John Muir

September 23rd, 2009

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Steamboat Springs, CO – John Muir has officially joined the Live Water Properties team and will be assisting buyers and sellers with their ranch real estate needs. 

John Muir grew up in Michigan, and developed his love for the outdoors while hunting deer and upland birds during his teenage years. After earning his accounting degree from Western Michigan University, John moved to Denver, Colorado, where he earned his certified public accountant license, and began his big eight accounting career. John audited companies in the telecommunications, financial and hospitality industries. He also donated time assisting with, and developing internal controls and financial reporting for the United Way and the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Foundation. During his years in Denver, John became infatuated with the magnificence of the Rocky Mountains and always knew that he would eventually return to the West.

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