You may be eligible for a tax credit of up to $5,000 on your 2017
personal income tax! Listen to MHEC's NEW podcast episode to learn about new initiative.
In order to apply, you must
For example, if you would like to apply the tax credit for 2017, you must complete and submit
the application on or before September 15, 2017.
This tax credit must be used to pay down undergraduate student loan balances within two years of receiving the credit.
To apply, download the application below. You must complete and mail the application with the supplementary documentation to the Maryland Higher Education Commission at 6 N Liberty Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, 10th Floor.
Due to the confidential information in the completed application package, please do not send any application materials via email.
MHEC will certify all eligible Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit recipients by December 15, 2017.
Maryland Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit Application.docx
Maryland Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit Application.pdf
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