The more deductions you claim, the less a bank will lend to you?Would it necessarily be true that the more deductions you claim on your tax return the less a bank will lend to you because of your lower taxable income?So therefore, isn't this technically a catch 22 situation where you would like to claim more deductions but technically shouldn't if you would like to buy a property in the future because the bank will lend you less money because of the reduction in your taxable income?April 26 2011 - Platinum Triangle00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.