H.R.4736 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow section 529 education accounts to be used for homeschooling expenses.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] (Introduced 01/03/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/03/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4736 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2018)
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.