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house Bill H.R. 5557

Back to School Act of 2010

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedJune 17th, 2010

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Back to School Act of 2010

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an increased credit against tax for tuition and related expenses of certain individuals age 55 and older.


Back to School Act of 2010 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individual taxpayers who are age 55 or older an income-based tax credit for up to $2,000 of qualified tuition and related expenses, plus 25% of such expenses between $2,000 and $4,000. Adjusts the amount of such credit for inflation beginning after 2011.

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