Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1
I use TurboTax for my taxes. I suggest you get a copy and run a few imaginary situations. I was able to determine the best mix for reporting scholarships and expenses by running test cases for myself and for each kid. This is especially useful when adding-in wages and such from summer jobs.

Also, I think the University of California has some excellent engineering schools, especially Santa Barbara and Irvine, and they're not too expensive.

With 3 down and 1 in her last sophomore quarter,
Print the post  


In accordance with IRS Circular 230, you cannot use the contents of any post on The Motley Fool's message boards to avoid tax-related penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or applicable state or local tax law provisions.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.