Are Mortgage Points Tax Deductible?

You may be able to deduct points you paid on a mortgage — but you’ll have to itemize.

Mortgage points area of Schedule A tax form
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Dona DeZube has been writing about real estate for more than two decades. She lives in a suburban Baltimore Midcentury modest home on a 3-acre lot shared with possums, raccoons, foxes, a herd of deer, and her blue-tick hound. Follow Dona on Google+.