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Subject:  Re: question Date:  7/6/2016  10:40 AM
Author:  irasmilo Number:  124335 of 132875

If you want to help your son out while coming out even, you could gift him an amount equal to the interest you received, less the tax you paid. For example, you paid $100 on the $1000 of interest received, you would then gift your son $900. That gift would not affect his ability to deduct his loan interest.

That wouldn't work the way you think. Son would still have to come up with $100 to complete the interest payments for the year.

Ira
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