Don’t Miss Out on Education Tax Benefits:

$20 Billion Available to Students and Families

Education tax benefits are designed to help make paying for college more affordable. Depending on your eligibility, you could receive up to several thousand dollars in valuable tax credits and deductions. Education tax benefits and amounts you may qualify for include:


Bullet The American Opportunity Tax Credit — Up to $2,500*
Bullet The Lifetime Learning Tax Credit — Up to $2,000*
Bullet Tuition and Fees Deduction — Up to $800*
Bullet Student Loan Interest Deduction — Up to $500*

Click tax benefit name for more information, and see “How to Claim Education Tax Benefits” below.

How to Claim Your Benefits:

To determine your eligibility and claim education tax benefits, you must file a federal income tax return—even if you do not owe income tax and are not otherwise required to file.

Download our Tax Benefits Worksheet to see if you qualify.


*Please note: Additional eligibility requirements may apply.

Tax information is provided for informational purposes only. Student Financial Aid Services, Inc. is not engaged in providing legal, accounting, or tax services. Please consult a tax professional, the Internal Revenue Service, or IRS Publication 970 for tax information and assistance. A U.S. Treasury regulation requires us to inform you that any U.S. tax advice contained in this communication (including any hyperlinks) is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding penalties under the Internal Revenue Code, or (ii) promoting, marketing or recommending to any party, who is not the original and intended recipient of this communication, any transaction or matter addressed herein.