11) The American opportunity tax and lifetime learning credits not : 2125644
11) The American opportunity tax and lifetime learning credits are not available to taxpayers who are married filing separately.
12) If the modified AGI of a married filing joint taxpayer exceeds $134,000 in 2018, the lifetime learning credit phases out completely.
13) The maximum lifetime learning credit per taxpayer is $3,000 per year.
14) All taxpayers must file Form 1116 to receive the foreign tax credit.
15) The main goal of Congress in offering tax credits is to collect additional revenues.