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pkpalmiero
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Can I claim the cost of college tuition and books for my son, who is 25 years old?

I obviously don't claim my son as a dependent, but pay for his college tuition and books.

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xmasbaby0
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Can I claim the cost of college tuition and books for my son, who is 25 years old?

No, sorry you cannot deduct the cost of his books or tuition if he is not your dependent.  

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xmasbaby0
Level 15

Can I claim the cost of college tuition and books for my son, who is 25 years old?

No, sorry you cannot deduct the cost of his books or tuition if he is not your dependent.  

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**

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