Mortgage Interest - Not on Form 1098

Use the steps below if you paid mortgage interest and the amounts are NOT reported on Form 1098 Mortgage Interest Statement:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click Federal.
  2. Click Itemized or Standard Deductions in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, then click Interest expenses.
  3. Continue with the interview process to enter all of the appropriate information.
  4. On the screen titled Did you receive Form 1098 reporting mortgage interest?, click No.
  5. On the screen titled Did you pay any mortgage interest not reported on Form 1098?, click Yes.

Note that any link in the information above is updated each year automatically and will take you to the most recent version of the document at the time it is accessed.