Tax Policy Center

Education Credits

Individual Taxes: TaxVox
President Obama will feature higher education prominently in next week’s budget—a choice that makes sense, given that educational attainment is the most straightforward pathway for economic advancement. Many of his ideas, which he highlighted in his State of the Union address, are controversial.
January 25, 2015Kim S. RuebenSandy Baum
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Tax-based aid for higher education quadrupled between 2000 and 2010 and will continue to be a large part of the financial aid story – at least through 2017 when the American Opportunity Tax Credit is scheduled to expire. As part of a series of reports on federal financial aid, the Center for Law
February 25, 2013Elaine Maag