Chipping Away at the Mortgage Deduction
Wall Street Journal, Apr. 9, 2019--William G. Gale (subscription)
The author says less than half as many American taxpayers are claiming the mortgage-interest deduction for 2018 as did the year earlier. "With any luck, the 2017 tax overhaul will prove to be only the first step toward eventually replacing the century-old housing subsidy with a more effective program."