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wacker135
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We paid for EMT class and several tests for scores to be sent to fire departments and police departments- do these count as deductions?

this includes books and materials for the class and the exams-
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IsabellaG
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We paid for EMT class and several tests for scores to be sent to fire departments and police departments- do these count as deductions?

If these classes were taken to obtain a license or meet qualifications so that you could enter a new business or profession, or perhaps a first job, they are not deductible.

See this link from the IRS: https://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc513.html

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