Zillow Advice: Buying Process - Home loans http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Home-loans/516174/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate No, I doubt that would be ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Home-loans/516174/ No, I doubt that would be an option, as I have had the small business for 30 years and while the last two have had a loss, I have shown small income, but my husband and I are also W2 wage earners with good income Tue, 22 Oct 2013 01:17:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Home-loans/516174/ 2013-10-22T01:17:00Z Oh dear, you've just bumped ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Home-loans/516174/ Oh dear, you've just bumped into one of the very scary parts of lease purchase.&nbsp;&nbsp; It is tempting to take as many deductions as possible for small business or hobbies, but that quickly drops your qualifying income.&nbsp;&nbsp; If you had a legal deduction, you can't also count it as income. &nbsp; <br/><br/>Have you considered refiling your taxes without the deductions for the hobby farm?&nbsp; Work carefully with a lender to see if that will help you qualify.<br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 01:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Home-loans/516174/ 2013-10-22T01:09:00Z