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Comments on the Education Provisions in the Tax Reform Act of 2014 Discussion Draft

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Comments on the Education Provisions in the Tax Reform Act of 2014 Discussion Draft

April 04, 2014

​Letter to Dave Camp (R-MI), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, on the education provisions in the Tax Reform Act of 2014 discussion draft. Issues addressed include the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC), the Lifelong Learning Credit (LLC), the above-the-line deduction for qualified tuition and related expenses (tuition deduction), Section 127 Employer-provided Educational Assistance, and Sec. 117(d) Qualified Tuition Reductions.

Along with ACE, associations signing the comments include

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

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