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Where do I enter volunteer milage? can I deduct tuition and board I pay for my Grandson?

 
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xmasbaby0
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Where do I enter volunteer milage? can I deduct tuition and board I pay for my Grandson?

Is your grandson your dependent on your tax return?  If he is not your dependent, then you are giving him a generous gift, which is not deductible.

Volunteer mileage for a qualified charity goes in Federal>Deductions and Credits>Charitable Donations>Donations to Charity in 2016

**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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xmasbaby0
Level 15

Where do I enter volunteer milage? can I deduct tuition and board I pay for my Grandson?

Is your grandson your dependent on your tax return?  If he is not your dependent, then you are giving him a generous gift, which is not deductible.

Volunteer mileage for a qualified charity goes in Federal>Deductions and Credits>Charitable Donations>Donations to Charity in 2016

**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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