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Committee on Ways and MeansIntroducedJuly 30th, 2010
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Higher Education Affordability Act of 2010
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate education tax benefits into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses.
Higher Education Affordability Act of 2010 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the Hope and lifetime learning tax credits with a partially refundable $3,000 tax credit for the higher education expenses of a taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or any dependent at an institution of higher education.