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About Tax Deductions for a Mortgage
You can deduct the interest that you pay on your mortgage loan if the loan meets IRS mortgage requirements. Read more…

Video: Home Repairs and Tax Deductions
You can claim tax deductions on certain types of repairs you make to your home throughout the year. Learn about home repairs and tax deductions with help from TurboTax in this video clip. Read more…

What Is the IRS Form 5405?
Note: The content of this article applies only to taxes prepared for 2010. It is included here for reference only. To claim the new homebuyers tax credit, you will need to file IRS Form 5405. Here are the details. Read more…

What Are Home Renovation Tax Credits?
If your home-renovation project includes the installation of energy-efficient equipment, a tax credit may be available to you. Read more…

What Are Personal Property Taxes?
If you itemize deductions on your federal tax return, you may be able to claim a deduction for the personal property taxes you've paid. Read more…


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