Press Release: USMI Commends Passage of Homeowner Tax Relief

December 17, 2014

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For Immediate Release

December 17, 2014

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Robert Schwartz 202-207-3665 (
Michael Timberlake 202-207-3637 (

USMI Commends Passage of Homeowner Tax Relief

“USMI commends passage by Congress last night of a one year extension of vital homeowner tax relief.  We are especially pleased that the legislation includes the tax-deductible treatment of mortgage insurance premiums for low and moderate income borrowers.  We look forward to working with Congress towards permanent enactment of this important tax relief for homeowners.”


U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) is dedicated to a housing finance system backed by private capital that enables access to housing finance for borrowers while protecting taxpayers. Mortgage insurance offers an effective way to make mortgage credit available to more people. USMI is ready to help build the future of homeownership.  Learn more at

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