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Work-related education costs may be deductible

  Are you going to school this fall to earn an advanced degree or to brush up on your work skills? If so, you might be able to deduct what you pay for tuition, books, and other supplies. If you’re … Continue reading

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Back to school calls for an education review

As schools get back in session, it’s a good time to check the education tax breaks for which you might qualify. First, there’s the “American Opportunity Tax Credit” for a percentage of qualified expenses paid during the first four years … Continue reading

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Decide when to pay tax on U.S. savings bonds

When you own Series EE or Series I savings bonds, you have a tax decision to make. Both types of bonds earn interest monthly. Usually, you’ll choose to defer paying any taxes on the interest until the bond reaches final … Continue reading

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