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The firm of Ruth Ann Michnay PA provides tax representation, preparation, small business consulting, and accounting/payroll services. Ruth Ann has served the Twin Cities for over 25 years, is a CPA, an Enrolled Agent, holds a Master of Business Tax from University of Minnesota – Carlson, and is an adjunct professor.


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Tuesday Tax Tip

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American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC):  The AOTC is an education credit claimed on Form 8863.  It is available for students enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university.  The student must attend at least halftime for one academic period during the year and may be claimed for four years of post-secondary education.  The credit is worth up to $2500 per eligible student and up to 40% (maximum $1000) of the credit may be refundable.  (If taxpayer’s tax liability is zero, they may still get the refund.) (TTT 01/27/15)

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