New details of Mitt Romney’s plan to offset his proposed 20 percent across-the-board income tax cuts show that the loopholes he plans to eliminate would have the greatest impact on mid-to-high-income Americans.

The presumptive GOP nominee, who has been critcized for planning to add a car elevator to his already $14-million vacation home, told supporters at a closed-door fundraiser on Sunday that he would “probably eliminate” the tax deduction for mortgage interest on a second home for “high-income people,” a deduction that already primarily benefits people earning more than $100,000.

The most recent data available shows that in 2009, the majority — 70 percent — of the tax break for mortgage income on both first and second homes went to people earning more than $100,000 per year, according to a Congressional Research Service tax expenditures report.

“I’m going to limit certain deductions and exemptions for high income individuals so that even as we lower the rates for all Americans we’re not going to shift the burden from — middle income people to higher income people,” Romney said Monday, in response to questions about the earlier remarks in an exclusive interview with ABC’s Diane Sawyer.

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