Mortgage interest deduction available per residence, not per taxpayer
Second, they must not have used this same exclusion in the two-year period prior to the sale. So, the only limit on the number of times a taxpayer can claim this exclusion is once in any two-year period.
Next week: The biggest deduction many homeowners take is often too much.
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