What You Should Know About Your Home and Your 2013 Taxes
It’s the last year for three sweet home tax benefits, but the first for a way simpler home office deduction.
These days few things start a fight on Capitol Hill faster than taxes. Despite the fact that three important tax benefits used by millions of American homeowners are days from expiring, Congress is unlikely to do anything to re-up them any time soon.
So if you’re eligible, tax year 2013 is possibly the last time to claim the private mortgage insurance (PMI) deduction, the energy tax credit, and debt forgiveness benefit, all of which all expire on Dec. 31, 2013.
Find out if you qualify for and how to take the PMI deduction.
Related: Which Home Office Set-Ups Qualify for a Deduction?
Source: Dona DeZube (December 12, 2013)