Here’s a great reason to continue your education – The IRS will allow you to claim a deduction on your post-secondary tuition and fees! When you or your tax preparer files IRS form 8917, you can deduct a portion of your tuition and fees for all qualifying post-secondary education.
Did you know that Uncle Sam can help you pay for your post-secondary education? That’s right. With IRS Form 8863, you can save up to $2,500 in tax liability for education expenses for you or your dependent student.
Known as the American Opportunity Credit, this credit is applicable for those who make up to $90,000 in filing individually or up to $180,000 if married filing jointly.