March 14, 2022
Letter: USMI Calls for Senate Finance Committee to Co-Sponsor the Middle Class Mortgage Insurance Premium Act of 2022

USMI sent letters to members of the Senate Finance Committee encouraging them to co-sponsor the Middle Class Mortgage Insurance Premium Act of 2022, introduced by Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and co-sponsored by Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO).

December 1, 2021
Statement: Introduction of The Middle Class Mortgage Insurance Premium Act of 2021

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), released the following statement on the introduction […]

August 9, 2021
Letter: Major Housing Industry Trades and Homeownership Advocates on Tax Treatment of MI Premiums

USMI joined a coalition of housing finance organizations including the Mortgage Bankers Association, National Association of Home […]

June 21, 2021
Letters to Congress: MI Premium Deductibility Proposal

USMI joined Mortgage Bankers Association, National Association of Home Builders, and National Association of REALTORS® in submitting […]

May 17, 2021
Letter: To The Joint Committee On Taxation To Make MI Tax Deduction Permanent & Eliminate AGI Phase Out

On April 16, USMI sent a letter to the Joint Committee on Taxation in response to the […]

January 17, 2020
Statement: U.S. Congress Extending Mortgage Insurance Tax Deduction

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the decision made […]

January 17, 2020
Statement: U.S. Congress Extending Mortgage Insurance Tax Deduction

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the decision made […]

February 9, 2018
Statement: Great News For Homebuyers: U.S. Congress Extends Mortgage Insurance Tax Deduction

U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President and Executive Director Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the federal budget deal passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump today, which includes an extension of the tax deduction for mortgage insurance (MI) premiums.

November 3, 2017
Statement: House Tax Reform Legislation

U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President and Executive Director Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” the comprehensive tax bill released by the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee yesterday.

November 18, 2014
Letter: USMI Files Broad Tax Extender Support Letter to Congress

Today, USMI joined 586 organizations across the country in filing a letter to the United States Senate and House of Representatives, urging Congress to act in the Lame Duck session to extend seamlessly, enhance or make permanent the expired and expiring tax provisions

April 3, 2014
Press Release: USMI Applauds Bipartisan Vote Extending Homeowner Tax Relief

“USMI applauds the members of the Senate Finance Committee for voting on a bipartisan basis today to extend vital homeowner tax relief. We are particularly pleased that the bill continues to recognize the tax-deductible treatment of mortgage insurance premiums for low and moderate income borrowers.”