News & Issues

(December 22, 2017) What Tax Reform Means to Oregonians

OAR Government Affairs Director Shawn Cleave provides an initial assessment of the new federal tax reform bill (aka Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) that passed through both houses of Congress earlier this week.

Please review this PDF, which includes a link to NAR’s assessment, as well.


Did You Know?+

In the 2012 General Election, the Oregon Association of REALTORS® successfully passed Measure 79, which amended the Oregon Constitution to prohibit real estate transfer taxes, fees, and other assessments. This protects Oregonians already paying property taxes from an unfair, double tax.