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Student Tax Form 1098 T

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Student Tax Form 1098 T

Student tax form 1098 t Publication 970 - Additional Material Table of Contents AppendicesAppendix A. Student tax form 1098 t Illustrated Example of Education Credits Glossary Appendices The following appendices are provided to help you claim the education benefits that will give you the lowest tax. Student tax form 1098 t Appendix A—An illustrated example of education credits, including a filled-in Form 8863 showing how to claim both the American opportunity credit and lifetime learning credit for 2013. Student tax form 1098 t Appendix B—A chart summarizing some of the major differences between the education tax benefits discussed in this publication. Student tax form 1098 t It is intended only as a guide. Student tax form 1098 t Look in this publication for more complete information. Student tax form 1098 t   Appendix A. Student tax form 1098 t Illustrated Example of Education Credits Dave and Valerie Jones are married and on their 2013 joint tax return they claim exemptions for their two dependent children, Sean (age 21, social security number: 000-00-0001) and Carey (age 18, social security number: 000–00–0002). Student tax form 1098 t Their modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) on Form 1040, line 38 is $110,000. Student tax form 1098 t Because Dave and Valerie have unusually high itemized deductions, their taxable income is $10,000 and their tax before credits is $1,000. Student tax form 1098 t Sean enrolled as a full-time graduate student in August 2013 at California State College. Student tax form 1098 t He graduated with his bachelor's degree in 2012 and did not attend school from January 2013 through July 2013. Student tax form 1098 t His parents claimed the Hope Scholarship Credit for Sean for 2008 and the American opportunity credit for Sean for 2010, 2011, and 2012. Student tax form 1098 t Carey enrolled full time as a freshman at the same college in January 2013 to begin working on her bachelor's degree. Student tax form 1098 t In 2013, Dave and Valerie paid $7,000 in tuition for Sean and $8,500 in tuition for Carey. Student tax form 1098 t California State College issued two Forms 1098-T, one for Sean and one for Carey, and sent them to the Joneses' residence. Student tax form 1098 t California State College reports amounts billed in 2013 instead of amounts paid during 2013. Student tax form 1098 t In completing Form 8863, the Joneses use the amounts they paid. Student tax form 1098 t Neither Sean nor Carey has been convicted of a felony for possession or distribution of a controlled substance before the end of 2013. Student tax form 1098 t Dave and Valerie figure their education credits by completing Form 8863. Student tax form 1098 t They begin Form 8863 on page 2 before completing Part I on page 1. Student tax form 1098 t Because the Joneses have two eligible students, they will complete page 2 twice, once for their son, Sean, and once for their daughter, Carey. Student tax form 1098 t The Joneses decide to complete Part III for Carey first, as shown later. Student tax form 1098 t They carry over the amount of $2,500 entered on Part III, line 30, to Part I, line 1. Student tax form 1098 t The Joneses complete a separate Part III for their son Sean. Student tax form 1098 t They check the “Yes” box on line 23, determine that Sean is not eligible for the American opportunity credit, and go to line 31 as instructed. Student tax form 1098 t They figure their line 31 adjusted qualified education expenses for Sean to be $7,000. Student tax form 1098 t Once they have completed Part III for each student, they figure their credits. Student tax form 1098 t The Joneses figure their refundable American opportunity credit of $1,000 by completing Form 8863, Part I, lines 1 through 8. Student tax form 1098 t They enter the amount from line 8, $1,000, on line 66 of their Form 1040. Student tax form 1098 t The Joneses enter $7,000 on Part II, line 10, of Form 8863 and figure their tentative lifetime learning credit for 2013 to be $1,400 (line 12). Student tax form 1098 t They cannot claim the full amount because their MAGI of $110,000 is greater than $107,000. Student tax form 1098 t They enter the reduced amount of $1,190 (figured on Part II, line 18) on the Credit Limit Worksheet, line 1. Student tax form 1098 t The $1,190 is added to their nonrefundable American opportunity credit ($1,500 on line 2 of the Credit Limit Worksheet) for a total nonrefundable credit of $2,690. Student tax form 1098 t The Joneses enter $1,000 on line 7 of the Credit Limit Worksheet, which is the smaller of their tax from line 46 of their Form 1040 (which is $1,000) or the $2,690 on line 3 of the Credit Limit Worksheet. Student tax form 1098 t They enter $1,000 on line 19, Part II of Form 8863 and on line 49 of Form 1040. Student tax form 1098 t This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Student tax form 1098 t Please click the link to view the image. Student tax form 1098 t Form 1098-T Adjusted Qualified Education Expenses Worksheet (Form 8863 instructions) 1. Student tax form 1098 t Total qualified education expenses paid for or on behalf of the student in 2013 for the academic period 8,500 2. Student tax form 1098 t Less adjustments:     a. Student tax form 1098 t Tax-free educational assistance received in 2013 allocable to the academic period   0     b. Student tax form 1098 t Tax-free educational assistance received in 2014 (and before you file your 2013 tax return) allocable to the academic period   0     c. Student tax form 1098 t Refunds of qualified education expenses paid in 2013 if the refund is received in 2013 or in 2014 before you file your 2013 tax return   0   3. Student tax form 1098 t Total adjustments (add lines 2a, 2b, and 2c) 0 4. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted qualified education expenses. Student tax form 1098 t Subtract line 3 from line 1. Student tax form 1098 t If zero or less, enter -0- 8,500 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Student tax form 1098 t Please click the link to view the image. Student tax form 1098 t Form 1098-T Adjusted Qualified Education Expenses Worksheet (Form 8863 instructions) 1. Student tax form 1098 t Total qualified education expenses paid for or on behalf of the student in 2013 for the academic period 7,000 2. Student tax form 1098 t Less adjustments:     a. Student tax form 1098 t Tax-free educational assistance received in 2013 allocable to the academic period   0     b. Student tax form 1098 t Tax-free educational assistance received in 2014 (and before you file your 2013 tax return) allocable to the academic period   0     c. Student tax form 1098 t Refunds of qualified education expenses paid in 2013 if the refund is received in 2013 or in 2014 before you file your 2013 tax return   0   3. Student tax form 1098 t Total adjustments (add lines 2a, 2b, and 2c) 0 4. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted qualified education expenses. Student tax form 1098 t Subtract line 3 from line 1. Student tax form 1098 t If zero or less, enter -0- 7,000 Credit Limit Worksheet (Form 8863 instructions) Nonrefundable Credit Worksheet 1. Student tax form 1098 t Enter the amount from Form 8863, line 18 1. Student tax form 1098 t 1,190 2. Student tax form 1098 t Enter the amount from Form 8863, line 9 2. Student tax form 1098 t 1,500 3. Student tax form 1098 t Add lines 1 and 2 3. Student tax form 1098 t 2,690 4. Student tax form 1098 t Enter the amount from: Form 1040, line 46; or Form 1040A, line 28 4. Student tax form 1098 t 1,000 5. Student tax form 1098 t Enter the amount from either: Form 1040, lines 47 and 48, and the amount from Schedule R included on Form 1040, line 53; or Form 1040A, lines 29 and 30 5. Student tax form 1098 t 0 6. Student tax form 1098 t Subtract line 5 from line 4 6. Student tax form 1098 t 1,000 7. Student tax form 1098 t   Enter the smaller of line 3 or line 6 here and on Form 8863, line 19 7. Student tax form 1098 t 1,000 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Student tax form 1098 t Please click the link to view the image. Student tax form 1098 t Form 8863 for Dave and Valerie Jones This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Student tax form 1098 t Please click the link to view the image. Student tax form 1098 t Carey Jones page 2 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Student tax form 1098 t Please click the link to view the image. Student tax form 1098 t Filled-in Form 8863 Jones page 2 Appendix B. Student tax form 1098 t Highlights of Education Tax Benefits for Tax Year 2013 This chart highlights some differences among the benefits discussed in this publication. Student tax form 1098 t See the text for definitions and details. Student tax form 1098 t Do not rely on this chart alone. Student tax form 1098 t    Caution:You generally cannot claim more than one benefit for the same education expense. Student tax form 1098 t   Scholarships,  Fellowships, Grants, and  Tuition  Reductions American Opportunity Credit Lifetime Learning Credit Student Loan Interest Deduction Tuition and Fees Deduction Coverdell ESA† Qualified Tuition Program (QTP)† Education Exception to Additional Tax on Early IRA Distributions† Education Savings Bond Program† Employer- Provided Educational Assistance† Business Deduction for Work-Related Education What is your  benefit? Amounts received may not be taxable   Credits can reduce the amount of tax you have to pay. Student tax form 1098 t    40% of the credit may be refundable (limited to $1,000 per student). Student tax form 1098 t Credits can reduce amount of tax you must pay Can deduct interest paid Can deduct expenses Earnings not  taxed Earnings not taxed No 10%  additional tax on early distribution Interest not taxed Employer benefits not taxed Can deduct expenses What is the annual limit? None $2,500 credit per student $2,000 credit per tax return     $2,500 deduction $4,000 deduction $2,000 contribution per beneficiary None Amount of qualified  education expenses Amount of qualified  education expenses $5,250 exclusion Amount of qualifying work-related education expenses What expenses  qualify besides  tuition and required enrollment fees? Course-related expenses such as fees, books, supplies, and equipment Course-related books, supplies, and equipment Amounts paid for required books, etc. Student tax form 1098 t , that must be paid to the educational institution, etc. Student tax form 1098 t , are required fees Books Supplies Equipment  Room & board  Transportation  Other necessary expenses  None Books Supplies Equipment  Expenses for special needs services  Payments to QTP  Higher education: Room & board if  at least half-time  student  Elem/sec (K–12) education: Tutoring Room & board Uniforms Transportation Computer  access Supplementary expenses Books Supplies Equipment  Room & board if  at least half-time student  Expenses for special needs services Books Supplies Equipment  Room & board if  at least half-time student  Expenses for special needs services Payments to Coverdell ESA  Payments to QTP Books Supplies Equipment Transportation  Travel  Other necessary expenses   Scholarships,  Fellowships, Grants, and  Tuition  Reductions American Opportunity Credit Lifetime Learning Credit Student Loan Interest Deduction Tuition and Fees Deduction Coverdell ESA† Qualified Tuition Program (QTP)† Education Exception to Additional Tax on Early IRA Distributions† Education Savings Bond Program† Employer- Provided Educational Assistance† Business Deduction for Work-Related Education What education qualifies? Undergraduate & graduate  K–12 Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate  Courses to acquire or improve job skills    Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate  K–12 Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate Undergraduate & graduate Required by employer or law to keep present job, salary, status  Maintain or improve job skills What are some of the other  conditions that  apply? Must be in degree or vocational program  Payment of tuition and required fees must be allowed under the grant Can be claimed for only 4 tax years (which includes years Hope Scholarship Credit claimed)  Must be enrolled at least half-time in degree program  No felony drug conviction(s)  Must not have completed first 4 years of postsecondary education before end of preceding tax year. Student tax form 1098 t   No other conditions Must have been at least half-time  student in degree program Cannot claim both deduction & education credit for same student in same year Assets must be distributed at age 30 unless special  needs beneficiary No other conditions No other conditions Applies only to qualified series  EE bonds issued after 1989 or series I bonds No other conditions Cannot be to  meet minimum educational requirements of present trade/business  Cannot qualify  you for new trade/business   In what income  range do benefits  phase out? No phaseout $80,000 – $90,000  $160,000 – $180,000 for joint returns $53,000 – $63,000  $107,000 – $127,000 for joint returns $60,000 – $75,000  $125,000 –  $155,000 for  joint returns  $60,000 – $80,000  $130,000 –  $160,000 for  joint returns  $95,000 – $110,000  $190,000 – $220,000 for  joint returns No phaseout No phaseout   No phaseout No phaseout † Any nontaxable distribution is limited to the amount that does not exceed qualified education expenses. Student tax form 1098 t Glossary The education benefits included in this publication were enacted over many years, leading to a number of common terms being defined differently from one benefit to the next. Student tax form 1098 t For example, an eligible educational institution means one thing when determining if earnings from a Coverdell education savings account are not taxable and something else when determining if a scholarship or fellowship is not taxable. Student tax form 1098 t For each term listed below that has more than one definition, the definition for each education benefit is listed. Student tax form 1098 t Academic period:   A semester, trimester, quarter, or other period of study (such as a summer school session) as reasonably determined by an educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t If an educational institution uses credit hours or clock hours and does not have academic terms, each payment period can be treated as an academic period. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted qualified education expenses (AQEE):    Qualified education expenses (defined later) reduced by any tax-free educational assistance, such as a tax-free scholarship or employer-provided educational assistance. Student tax form 1098 t They must also be reduced by any qualified education expenses deducted elsewhere on your return, used to determine an education credit or other benefit, or used to determine a tax-free distribution. Student tax form 1098 t For information on a specific benefit, see the appropriate chapter in this publication. Student tax form 1098 t Candidate for a degree:   A student who meets either of the following requirements. Student tax form 1098 t Attends a primary or secondary school or pursues a degree at a college or university, or Attends an accredited educational institution that is authorized to provide: A program that is acceptable for full credit toward a bachelor's or higher degree, or A program of training to prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation. Student tax form 1098 t Designated beneficiary:   The individual named in the document creating the account/plan who is to receive the benefit of the funds in the account/plan. Student tax form 1098 t Eligible educational institution:    American opportunity credit. Student tax form 1098 t Any college, university, vocational school, or other postsecondary educational institution eligible to participate in a student aid program administered by the Department of Education. Student tax form 1098 t It includes virtually all accredited public, nonprofit, and proprietary (privately owned profit-making) postsecondary institutions. Student tax form 1098 t Coverdell education savings account (ESA). Student tax form 1098 t Any college, university, vocational school, or other postsecondary educational institution eligible to participate in a student aid program administered by the Department of Education. Student tax form 1098 t It includes virtually all accredited public, nonprofit, and proprietary (privately owned profit-making) postsecondary institutions. Student tax form 1098 t Also included is any public, private, or religious school that provides elementary or secondary education (kindergarten through grade 12), as determined under state law. Student tax form 1098 t Education savings bond program. Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t IRA, early distributions from. Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Lifetime learning credit. Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Qualified tuition program (QTP). Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Scholarships and fellowships. Student tax form 1098 t An institution that maintains a regular faculty and curriculum and normally has a regularly enrolled body of students in attendance at the place where it carries on its educational activities. Student tax form 1098 t Student loan, cancellation of. Student tax form 1098 t Same as Scholarships and fellowships in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Student loan interest deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Any college, university, vocational school, or other postsecondary educational institution eligible to participate in a student aid program administered by the Department of Education. Student tax form 1098 t It includes virtually all accredited public, nonprofit, and proprietary (privately owned profit-making) postsecondary institutions. Student tax form 1098 t Also included is an institution that conducts an internship or residency program leading to a degree or certificate from an institution of higher education, a hospital, or a health care facility that offers postgraduate training. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and fees deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Eligible student:    American opportunity credit. Student tax form 1098 t A student who meets all of the following requirements for the tax year for which the credit is being determined. Student tax form 1098 t Did not have expenses that were used to figure an American opportunity or Hope Scholarship Credit in any 4 earlier tax years. Student tax form 1098 t Had not completed the first 4 years of postsecondary education (generally the freshman through senior years). Student tax form 1098 t For at least one academic period beginning in the tax year, was enrolled at least half-time in a program leading to a degree, certificate, or other recognized educational credential at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Was free of any federal or state felony conviction for possessing or distributing a controlled substance as of the end of the tax year. Student tax form 1098 t Lifetime learning credit. Student tax form 1098 t A student who is enrolled in one or more courses at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Student loan interest deduction. Student tax form 1098 t A student who was enrolled at least half-time in a program leading to a postsecondary degree, certificate, or other recognized educational credential at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and fees deduction. Student tax form 1098 t A student who is enrolled in one or more courses at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Half-time student:   A student who is enrolled for at least half the full-time academic work load for the course of study the student is pursuing, as determined under the standards of the school where the student is enrolled. Student tax form 1098 t Modified adjusted gross income (MAGI):    American opportunity credit. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted gross income (AGI) as figured on the federal income tax return, modified by adding back any: Foreign earned income exclusion, Foreign housing exclusion, Foreign housing deduction, Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of American Samoa, and Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of Puerto Rico. Student tax form 1098 t Coverdell education savings account (ESA). Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Education savings bond program. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted gross income (AGI) as figured on the federal income tax return without taking into account any savings bond interest exclusion and modified by adding back any: Foreign earned income exclusion, Foreign housing exclusion, Foreign housing deduction, Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of American Samoa, Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of Puerto Rico, Exclusion for adoption benefits received under an employer's adoption assistance program, Deduction for student loan interest, Deduction for tuition and fees, and Deduction for domestic production activities. Student tax form 1098 t Lifetime learning credit. Student tax form 1098 t Same as American opportunity credit in this category. Student tax form 1098 t Student loan interest deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted gross income (AGI) as figured on the federal income tax return without taking into account any student loan interest deduction, tuition and fees deduction, or domestic production activities deduction, and modified by adding back any: Foreign earned income exclusion, Foreign housing exclusion, Foreign housing deduction, Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of American Samoa, and Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of Puerto Rico. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and fees deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Adjusted gross income (AGI) as figured on the federal income tax return without taking into account any tuition and fees deduction, or domestic production activities deduction, and modified by adding back any: Foreign earned income exclusion, Foreign housing exclusion, Foreign housing deduction, Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of American Samoa, and Exclusion of income by bona fide residents of Puerto Rico. Student tax form 1098 t Phaseout:   The amount of credit or deduction allowed is reduced when modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) is greater than a specified amount of income. Student tax form 1098 t Qualified education expenses:   See pertinent chapter for specific items. Student tax form 1098 t    American opportunity credit. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and certain related expenses (including student activity fees) required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Books, supplies, and equipment needed for a course of study are included even if not purchased from the educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for room and board. Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for courses involving sports, games, or hobbies (including noncredit courses) that are not part of the student's postsecondary degree program. Student tax form 1098 t Coverdell education savings account (ESA). Student tax form 1098 t Expenses related to or required for enrollment or attendance of the designated beneficiary at an eligible elementary, secondary, or postsecondary school. Student tax form 1098 t Many specialized expenses included for K–12. Student tax form 1098 t Also includes expenses for special needs services and contribution to qualified tuition program (QTP). Student tax form 1098 t Education savings bond program. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and fees required to enroll at or attend an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Also includes contributions to a qualified tuition program (QTP) or Coverdell education savings account (ESA). Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for room and board. Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for courses involving sports, games, or hobbies that are not part of a degree or certificate granting program. Student tax form 1098 t IRA, early distributions from. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution, plus certain limited costs of room and board for students who are enrolled at least half-time. Student tax form 1098 t Also includes expenses for special needs services incurred by or for special needs students in connection with their enrollment or attendance. Student tax form 1098 t Lifetime learning credit. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and certain related expenses required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Student-activity fees and expenses for course-related books, supplies, and equipment are included only if the fees and expenses must be paid to the institution as a condition of enrollment or attendance. Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for room and board. Student tax form 1098 t Does not include expenses for courses involving sports, games, or hobbies (including noncredit courses) that are not part of the student's postsecondary degree program, unless taken by the student to acquire or improve job skills. Student tax form 1098 t Qualified tuition program (QTP). Student tax form 1098 t Tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution, plus certain limited costs of room and board for students who are enrolled at least half-time. Student tax form 1098 t Includes expenses for special needs services and computer access. Student tax form 1098 t Scholarships and fellowships. Student tax form 1098 t Expenses for tuition and fees required to enroll at or attend an eligible educational institution, and course-related expenses, such as fees, books, supplies, and equipment that are required for the courses at the eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Course-related items must be required of all students in the course of instruction. Student tax form 1098 t Student loan interest deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Total costs of attending an eligible educational institution, including graduate school (however, limitations may apply to the cost of room and board allowed). Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and fees deduction. Student tax form 1098 t Tuition and certain related expenses required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution. Student tax form 1098 t Student-activity fees and expenses for course-related books, supplies, and equipment are included only if the fees and expenses must be paid to the institution as a condition of enrollment or attendance. Student tax form 1098 t Recapture:   To include as income on your current year's return an amount allowed as a deduction in a prior year. Student tax form 1098 t To include as tax on your current year's return an amount allowed as a credit in a prior year. Student tax form 1098 t Rollover:   A tax-free distribution to you of cash or other assets from a tax-favored plan that you contribute to another tax-favored plan. Student tax form 1098 t Transfer:   A movement of funds in a tax-favored plan from one trustee directly to another, either at your request or at the trustee's request. Student tax form 1098 t Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications
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Get the Facts About Renting

A lease is an agreement that outlines the obligations of the owner and the tenants of a house or apartment. It is a legally binding document that courts will generally uphold in legal proceedings, so it is important for you to know the exact terms of the lease agreement before you sign it. Before agreeing to lease a home to you, a landlord may review your credit report, so you may want to get a copy before you start your apartment search. Some things to look for in a lease:

  • Clauses that allow the landlord to change the terms of the lease after it is signed
  • Requirements/responsibilities of the tenants to do routine repairs such as lawn maintenance, cleaning or notification of repairs
  • Restrictions that would prevent you from living normally or comfortably in the home
  • Term of the lease and any important dates such as when the rent is due, or garbage pick up days
  • Extra fees for parking spaces or storage, garbage collection, and pets
  • Information regarding utility providers, how to arrange for service and whether you or the landlord is responsible for those bills.

Read the lease carefully and discuss anything you don't understand or issues you might have. All landlord responsibilities should be clearly stated. Always get a copy of the signed lease to keep in your records. Any clause or terms in the agreement affects ALL parties who sign.

Tenants who lease or rent property are protected against discrimination by The Fair Housing Act. If you think your rights have been violated, you may write a letter or telephone the HUD office nearest you. You have one year after the alleged violation to file a complaint with HUD, but you should file as soon as possible.

Each state has its own tenant rights, laws and protections. Contact HUD for a state-by-state directory. You can also find public housing that is available from the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The agency offers several housing assistance programs for tenants and landlords as well as information of displaced residents.

Ten Tips for Renters

  • The best way to win over a prospective landlord is to be prepared by bringing a completed rental application; written references from previous landlords, employers, friends and colleagues; and a current copy of your credit report with you.
  • Carefully review all the important conditions of the lease before you sign.
  • To avoid disputes or misunderstandings with your landlord, get everything in writing.
  • Know your rights to live in a habitable rental unit-and don't give them up.
  • Keep communication open with your landlord.
  • Ask about your privacy rights before you sign the lease.
  • Purchase renter's insurance to cover your valuables.
  • Make sure the security deposit refund procedures are spelled out in your lease or rental agreement.
  • Learn whether your building and neighborhood are safe, and what you can expect your landlord to do about it if they aren't.
  • Know when to fight an eviction notice and when to move. Unless you have the law and provable facts on your side, fighting an eviction notice is usually shortsighted.

The Student Tax Form 1098 T

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