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Provisions in the Chairman’s Mark: Expiring Provisions Improvement Reform and Efficiency (EXPIRE) Act

Published on April 2, 2014
Provisions in the Chairman’s Mark: Expiring Provisions Improvement Reform and Efficiency (EXPIRE) Act

The bill extends for two years the $250 above-the-line tax deduction for teachers and other school professionals for expenses paid or incurred for books, supplies (other than non-athletic supplies for courses of instruction in health or physical education), computer equipment (including related software and service), other equipment, and supplementary materials used by the educator in the classroom. A two-year extension of this provision is estimated to cost $430 million over 10 years.

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