Higher Education Tax Credits: An Economic Analysis

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This report provides analysis of the education tax credit program in the context of issues facing Congress in regard to higher education. This report begins with a review of the economic rationale for subsidizing education, then describes federal subsidies for education in general and the education tax credits in particular. An analysis of the education credits follows and the report concludes with a discussion of education tax credit policy options.

Creator(s): Jackson, Pamela J
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 17, 2006
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Jackson, Pamela J

Analyst in Public Sector Economics

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 17, 2006
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This report provides analysis of the education tax credit program in the context of issues facing Congress in regard to higher education. This report begins with a review of the economic rationale for subsidizing education, then describes federal subsidies for education in general and the education tax credits in particular. An analysis of the education credits follows and the report concludes with a discussion of education tax credit policy options.

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30 pages.

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