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ashly-d-sagariba
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I went to massage school but they do not issue 1098t am i elible for a deduction

 
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MinhT
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I went to massage school but they do not issue 1098t am i elible for a deduction

Tuition paid to a massage school does not qualify as education expenses. And you cannot claim a deduction.

Qualified education expenses are those paid to qualified post-secondary educational institutions.

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Carl
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I went to massage school but they do not issue 1098t am i elible for a deduction

Basically, in order for an educational institution to be a qualified one, it must be eligible to participate in a student aid program run by the U.S. Department of Education. This includes colleges, vocational schools, and a few other types A list of eligible schools can be found at <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.irs.gov/individuals/eligible-educational-inst">https://www.irs.gov/individuals/eligible-...>

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