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Kaye Thomas
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Claiming an additional amount will cause a mismatch that will presumably be flagged by an IRS computer and may lead to an inquiry. The IRS may or may not accept your argument. I’m wondering if the fee might be considered in the nature of room and board, which is not allowed as QTRE, even if it is required to be paid as part of the course of study.