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Commentary: Wisconsin's private school tax break the most generous in nation

3:00 PM, Jul. 10, 2013
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The new state income-tax deduction for parents of private school children is the most generous in the nation, according to Governing Magazine, a respected national publication covering state and local government.

The deduction also might be the most controversial in the nation because it has no income ceilings on the parents, unlike the current tax deduction in Wisconsin law for college and post-secondary education. The new deduction was included in the budget law signed June 30 by Gov. Scott Walker.

Under the new law, a parent may reduce his or her taxable income by $10,000 for each child ...

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