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[[I have Investment Interest Expenses for 1998 (interest on margin account). I do
not fill out the Schedule A with my 1998 return.
I would like to deduct these expenses NEXT year (1999) when I'll use the
Schedule A.]]

You may or may not be able to do so. If your net investment expenses exceed your investment interest, then the investment interest is not currently deductible, and can be carried over to next year. But if you are allowed to claim the interest, but don't itemize, that interest is lost for the year and can't be carried over.

[[ Do I have to fill out the form 4952 (Investment Interest Expense Deduction)
now with my return for 1998.]]

You may or may not, depending upon certain circumstances. The instructions for Form 4952 will give you the guidelines and explain the issues to you in more detail.

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