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house Bill H.R. 4862

Enhancing Educational Opportunities for Home School Students Act

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Title

Enhancing Educational Opportunities for Home School Students Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow section 529 education accounts to be used for homeschooling expenses.

Summary

Enhancing Educational Opportunities for Home School Students Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow distributions from qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) to be used for certain expenses in connection with a homeschool (whether treated as a homeschool or a private school for purposes of state law). The expenses include: curriculum and curricular materials, books or other instructional materials, online educational materials, tuition for tutoring or educational classes outside of the home (if the tutor or instructor is not related to the student), dual enrollment in an institution of higher education, and educational therapies for students with disabilities.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedJanuary 19th, 2018

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