There are many things involves with granting a loan, but arguably none more important than verifying the value of the property and that the lender can actually pay back the loan.
To do this, mortgage professionals must ensure the property goes through a proper appraisal and valuation process, as well as accurately review the borrower's tax return.
To assist with this process, the Mortgage Training Center provides training courses on the real estate appraisals and evaluation rules and regulations, as well as detailed training on all tax return forms and schedules, including self-employment income best practices and underwriting guidelines.
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Our Appraisal and Tax Return Analysis training courses cover:
USPAP rules and standards - how do appraiser rules influence what lenders must do?
The many forms of appraisals and evaluations - what can you use and when?
Can you accept a previous appraisal?
Dealing with "readdressed" and "transferred" appraisals
Anti-coercion and undue influence provisions of Reg Z
The basic structure of the personal 1040 federal tax return (including the various schedules and K-1 forms)
Analysis techniques to prepare a personal cash flow from information gleaned from the 1040 and the related schedules
Relevant tax return schedules and forms for various types of businesses
How to identify the cash inflows and outflows of businesses from tax returns
Essential questions to ask when using the tax returns of businesses