Legislative Update

AZ SUPREME COURT DECLINES JURISDICTION IN CASE AGAINST GOVERNOR’S ORDER

2020-10-08T17:50:33+00:00October 8th, 2020|Coronavirus, COVID-19, Legislative Update, Zona Law Group|

Information provided by Zona Law Group PC As our readers are well aware, the AMA and MHCA, in conjunction with several private landlords, filed suit challenging the Governor's Executive Order on evictions. The order allowed tenants to delay writs of restitution by providing limited documentation and attestations to their landlord. Yesterday, on October 7, the [...]

Rental Property Owners Preservation Fund

2020-08-11T18:54:52+00:00August 11th, 2020|COVID-19, Landlord, Legislative Update, Mortgage Forgiveness, Multi-family|

The Rental Property Owner Preservation Fund (RPOPF), established by the Governor’s Office, provides assistance to rental property owners across the State of Arizona who are facing rental income issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A property does not have to be at risk of foreclosure in order to be eligible for this funding. This program [...]

Legislative Update – July 2017

2017-07-12T18:57:20+00:00July 12th, 2017|Legislative Update|

Legislative Update By Mark B. Zinman, Attorney at Williams, Zinman & Parham P.C. On May 10, 2017, the Arizona legislature adjourned, thus closing another legislative session. May 22 was the last day for the governor to sign the bills into law, veto them, or take no action which in effect is a veto. As always, there [...]

Congress Passes Extension of Short Sale Tax-Break in Year-End Budget

2019-03-05T23:44:13+00:00January 19th, 2016|Debt Relief, Foreclosure, Legislative Update, Mortgage Forgiveness|

Just before Christmas, Congress passed and the President signed a year-end omnibus budget bill thatincluded over $1 trillion and new spending as well as over $600 billion in tax cuts. Included in those tax cuts was an extension of a tax-break for homeowners relieving them of paying income tax on thedifference between what they owe [...]