IRS Logo
Print - Click this link to Print this page

Deducting Real Estate Tax at a Glance


You may be able to deduct the annual tax that most state and local governments charge on the value of real property.

More Information

Tax Topic 503 - Deductible Taxes

Related Forms

Form 1040, Schedule A, Itemized Deductions (PDF)

Related Publications

Publication 17, Your Federal Income Tax - Chapter 22, Taxes - See Real Estate Taxes for essential guidance

Publication 530, Tax Information for Homeowners - Under What You Can and Cannot Deduct, see Real Estate Taxes for detailed guidance

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 25-Jan-2017