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FARM: Your property taxes are due April 10

Use this first tuesday FARM Letter in your marketing. To request a FARM letter topic, or to see a list of all our FARM letter templates, visit our FARM Letter page. Download the Personalization Instructions Download the PDF Template Download the Microsoft Word Template Text only This is a friendly reminder that April 10th is the deadline to pay the second installment of your property taxes! When your property taxes are not impounded (included in your mortgage payment), you are responsible for paying your property taxes directly to the County Tax Collector twice a year. Property taxes are due...

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FARM: Create an at-home workstation

Use this first tuesday FARM Letter in your marketing. To request a FARM letter topic, or to see a list of all our FARM letter templates, visit our FARM Letter page. Download the Personalization Instructions Download the PDF Template Download the Microsoft Word Template Text only Not enough space for a home office? Compromise with a workstation, perfect for you or the kids. Here are some tips to create space to help you get work done at home: Motivate. What is your current workspace lacking, and what will make it better? Is it too cluttered, or too noisy? Identifying...

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