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Tax deduction for varsity students

Posted 28 October 2015 under Tax Q&A


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Lidie says:
28 October 2015 at 10:25

I have a son at varsity. I pay for his fees/boarding/accommodation, text books, all instruments use in the course. Is there any leeway for parents who pays for these student(s). Can I claim any tax deductions on any of these above.

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
28 October 2015 at 12:31

Unfortunately not - these are all personal expenses which would not be deductible for tax purposes.


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