TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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What's the income limit for education tax credits?

To qualify for the American Opportunity Credit, your 2017 modified adjusted income (MAGI) can't exceed $90,000 for Single or Head of Household filers ($180,000 if Married Filing Jointly).

For the Lifetime Learning Credit, your 2017 MAGI can't exceed $66,000 for Single or Head of Household filers ($132,000 if Married Filing Jointly).

The Tuition and Fees Deduction, is not a credit, but a deduction if you itemize. For 2017, your MAGI can't exceed $80,000 for Single or Head of Household filers ($160,000 if Married Filing Jointly).


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