Beyond Tax Relief: Long-Term Challenges in Financing Higher Education
AbstractObjects to educational tax incentives (in the form adopted in the 97 tax act) as not well targeted and ineffective in reducing the cost to families of future tuition increases. Recommends greater reliance on income-contingent loan forgiveness as an alternative way to help families pay for college.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by National Tax Association in its journal National Tax Journal.
Volume (Year): 50 (1997)
Issue (Month): 2 (June Citation: 50 National Tax Journal 335-49 (June 1997))
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