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Overview of the Lifetime Learning Tax Credit - Taxes - About.com
Jan 13, 2013 ... The Lifetime Learning Credit is a tax credit for any person who takes college classes. It provides a tax credit of 20% of tuition expenses, with a ...
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What's a Refundable Tax Credit? - Taxes - About.com
A refundable tax credit is a tax credit that is treated as a payment and thus can be refunded to the taxpayer by the Internal Revenue Service. Refundable credits ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/taxglossary/g/refundable-tax-credits.htm
Tax Credits - Preparing Your 1040 Step 7 - Taxes - About.com
Tax planning consists of two equally important parts: using deductions to reduce taxable income, and using credits to reduce tax. Tax credits reduce your tax ...
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Qualifications for Adoption Tax Credit - Taxes - About.com
Nov 4, 2013 ... Individuals qualify for the adoption tax credit they adopted a child and paid out-of- pocket expenses relating to the adoption. The amount of the ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/adoptioncredit.htm
Claiming Foreign Tax Credit or Deduction - Taxes - About.com
Americans working abroad may claim a foreign tax credit on federal income tax returns. Find out how to claim the foreign tax credit on IRS Tax Form 1116.
http://taxes.about.com/od/taxhelp/a/ForeignTaxCred.htm
State and Local Earned Income Tax Credits - Taxes - About.com
The Earned Income Tax Credit, or EITC, is a federal income tax credit for low- income working families and individuals. Taxpayers who qualify for this federal tax ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/State-Income-Taxes/a/State-And-Local-Earned-Income-Tax-Credits.htm
Overview of the American Opportunity Tax Credit - Taxes - About.com
The American Opportunity Tax Credit is a refundable tax credit for undergraduate college education expenses. This credit provides up to $2,500 in tax credits on ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/American-Opportunity-Tax-Credit.htm
Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit - Taxes - About.com
Individuals who pay for day care expenses for their children or disabled adult dependents may be eligible for a federal tax credit of up to 35% percent of the cost ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/child_care.htm
States with Earned Income Tax Credits - List of States With an EITC
A list of states that have implemented their own earned income tax credit (EITC). See which states have earned income tax credits.
http://taxes.about.com/od/State-Income-Taxes/a/List-Of-States-With-Earned-Income-Tax-Credits.htm
Tax Credit - Definition and Overview - Saving for College - About.com
This is very different than a tax deduction, which does not directly reduce the amount you owe. Rather, a tax deduction reduces the amount your tax is calculated ...
http://collegesavings.about.com/od/glossarydefinitions/g/taxcredit.htm
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