January 11, 2013
This document briefly summarizes the higher education-related tax provisions in the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (H.R. 8), the so-called "fiscal cliff" bill signed into law by President Obama on Jan. 2, 2013.
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012: Tax Provisions Impacting Higher Education
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September 26, 2016
ACE and six other higher education associations submitted testimony for the record last week to the House Ways & Means Oversight Subcommittee as a follow-up to a Sept. 13 hearing on college and university endowments and their potential impact on areas such as college access and affordability.
October 07, 2015
ACE Senior Vice President Terry Hartle was among the witnesses before a House Ways and Means subcommittee hearing on the role federal tax policy plays in controlling college costs.
April 15, 2015
Read comments submitted by ACE and 15 higher education associations outlining the importance of the various tax incentives students and families use to pay for college.
March 02, 2015
ACE and 11 other higher education associations sent a letter Feb. 27 to Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) in support of his recently introduced bill to make a number of important reforms to the American Opportunity Tax Credit and Lifetime Learning Credit.
January 28, 2015
ACE and a group of nine higher education associations sent a letter yesterday to Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) strongly endorsing his American Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015, which makes important reforms to the AOTC and Lifetime Learning Credit.