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Hi, my name is ***** ***** I can help. Yes, renters are allowed to claim a home office deduction. Rent for a house or apartment would go on line 18 (generally as an indirect expense) on Form 8829, found here https://www.irs.gov/uac/Form-8938,-Statement-of-Foreign-Financial-Assets. I hope this answers your question. Please let me know if I can clarify anything or answer any additional questions.Thanks, Jonathan
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