What is textbook amount?

Textbook amount is a non-refundable tax credit available for students to offset the cost of their textbooks. You can claim this amount only if you are entitled to claim an education amount.

The amount you can claim is:

  • $65 for each month you qualify for the full-time education amount; end
  • $20 for each month you qualify for the part-time education amount.

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