Education Tax Refund

The Education Tax Refund is with us, have completed a number of them already. One thing is noticable is that clients aren’t able to claim their maximum refund as the reciepts have not been kept.
To claim the maximum of $750 for a secondary school student of $375 for a primary school student, keep all reciepts for the following items that can be claimed for the Education Tax Refund.
Eligible expenses include the cost of buying, establishing, repairing and maintaining any of the following items:
  • Eligible expenses include the cost of buying, establishing, repairing and maintaining any of the following items:
  • laptop computers and home computers
  • computer-related equipment such as printers, USB flash drives, as well as disability aids to assist in the use of computer equipment for students with special needs
  • computer repairs
  • home internet connections
  • computer software for educational use
  • school textbooks and other printed learning material, including prescribed textbooks, associated learning materials, study guides and stationery, and
  • prescribed trade tools for secondary school trade courses.