04/12/13 - 8:02am
The cover story on April’s AARP magazine is: “Saving Money by Living Together.” Well, I’m the patriarch of a combined 3 generation family here in Nikiski. My children and grandchildren live in my house. The State of Alaska has touted its $300,000 property tax exemption for folks over 65. I qualify, but for the past couple years my exemption has been reduced by thousands of dollars because my children live with me. Don’t misunderstand.