The bill would allow parents to take a $4,000 tax deduction per child for tuition paid, $2,000 for homeschool expenses and $1,000 per child who attends a public school outside the district where he or she lives. It would allow people to claim tax credits for donating to newly created nonprofits giving scholarships to poor and disabled students.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
'Home-school, private-school families win tax break'
The Associated Press reports that "proponents of helping parents send their children to private schools won approval Wednesday in the South Carolina House.