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Qualified education expenses

if i have a 1098-T statement but my parents paid my tuition do I need to report this on my taxes?  My parents want to put this on their taxes.  I just want to file my jobs an ez form single
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MinhT
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Qualified education expenses

The IRS says:

Who can claim a dependent's education expenses.   If a student is claimed as a dependent on another person's tax return, all qualified education expenses of the student are treated as having been paid by that person. Therefore, only that person can claim an education credit for the student. If a student is not claimed as a dependent on another person's tax return, only the student can claim a credit.


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MinhT
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Qualified education expenses

The IRS says:

Who can claim a dependent's education expenses.   If a student is claimed as a dependent on another person's tax return, all qualified education expenses of the student are treated as having been paid by that person. Therefore, only that person can claim an education credit for the student. If a student is not claimed as a dependent on another person's tax return, only the student can claim a credit.


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