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Is house insurance deductible for homeowners?
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The only costs you can deduct are real estate taxes actually paid to the taxing authority, interest that qualifies as home mortgage interest, and mortgage insurance premiums. Standard homeowner's insurance is not deductable on your federal income taxes.

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