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DEAR BOB: I recently purchased a condo with only myself on title. How can I get my fiancee on the title to enable her to take advantage of the tax deductions? If she pays half the mortgage, I feel this is only fair. Will check stubs for half the payment suffice? Or will I have to claim the full amount and reimburse her at tax time? – Christian L. DEAR CHRISTIAN: Let me get the facts straight. You bought a condo in your name alone. But your fiancee is making half the mortgage payments. Purchase Bob Bruss reports online. Are you, and/or she, both living in the condo? How far away is the wedding date? The answers determine your tax status for deductions. If this is a rental condo and neither of you live in it, only you can deduct the investment mortgage interest, property taxes, c...