Financial Assistance and Your Taxes
To help offset the costs of higher education, the United States government offers tax deductions, tax credits and savings accounts for students and their families. This section contains an overview of Internal Revenue Service programs for those seeking a college degree. For more information, contact your tax advisor or the LIU Post Office of Financial Assistance.
In addition, information can be found in the IRS Publication 970 (2008), Tax Benefits for Education.