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To the extent this home is a second home and not a third or more that you are claiming a mortgage deduction for and the aggregate amount of the loan does not exceed $1,000,000 on your primary home and this second home the interest is permitted to be taken as a schedule a deduction. You may also have a home equite loan up to $100,000 and take that interest to as a deduction.
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I live here in US and rent a home in US. I have a mortagage in India. Can I claim the interest paid on that mortage against my US income. What kind of documentation is required for claiming the deduction. I do not have a Form 1098