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What expenses qualify as rental deductions?

The following are deductible rental expenses: real estate taxes, depreciation of a rental building, depreciation for furniture and appliances, management and maintenance expenses, salaries and wages paid to employees such as janitors and maintenance personnel, traveling expenses to look at properties, legal expenses to evict a tenant, mortgage interest, premiums for insurance, tax return preparation, and the costs of canceling a lease.