college tax break

With the April 15th tax filing deadline right around the corner, you want to make sure that you’re taking advantage of every tax benefit you can get. And if you’re a parent paying for college, you may be eligible to claim an education tax break (or, potentially, multiple breaks, depending upon how many kids you have, how you’re paying for college, and a number of other factors). Check out the breakdown of the most common college tax breaks on the Edmit blog. Here, former Boston University and Tufts University financial aid officer, Shannon Vasconcelos, lets you know what the education tax benefits are, identifies who qualifies, and provides tips for maximizing eligibility.

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Written by Shannon Vasconcelos
Shannon Vasconcelos is a college finance expert at College Coach. Before joining College Coach, she was a Senior Financial Aid Officer at Tufts University and Boston University.