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Education

Education Bond Programs

Remember when your kids were born and your relatives proudly presented you with savings bonds that you filed away and probably forgot about?  Well, if…


529 College Savings Plans

With all the publicity over the rising costs of higher education and the tools available to actually project the costs of an education at a…


Tax Deductions for Tuition and Education Fees

The 'Tuition and Fees Deduction' is an education tax benefit that allows taxpayers a tax deduction if they paid the qualified education expenses for an…


Tax Deductions for Student Loan Interest

The Student Loan Interest Deduction is an education tax benefit that allows taxpayers to deduct up to $2,500 of the interest paid on student loans.…


Hope Credit

The Hope Scholarship Tax Credit is an education tax benefit that allows taxpayers a credit of up to $2,500 (per student, per year) if they…


The Lifetime Learning Tax Credit

The Lifetime Learning Tax Credit is an education tax benefit that allows taxpayers a credit of up to $2,000 for the qualified tuition and educational…


The American Opportunity Tax Credit

The American Opportunity Tax Credit is an education tax benefit that allows taxpayers a credit of up to $2,500 if they paid the qualifying educational…


Education Tax Credits

It used to be that parents spent a lot of time worrying about how they were going to be able to afford to send their…