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If your job reimburses you for education costs, can you still get a tax deduction?

If your job reimburses you for education costs, can you still get a tax deduction?
  • If your job reimburses you for education costs, can you still get a tax deduction? FWC: If your job reimburses you for education costs, can you still get a tax deduction?

    Dear Liz: I established a Coverdell Education Savings Account for my son about 20 years ago. My son has since graduated, and there is still about $12,000 left in that account. He has worked a few years and now is going to graduate school while still being employed. His employer will do education…

  • Rihanna says she’s working on a reggae album, no longer friends with Drake FWC: Rihanna says she’s working on a reggae album, no longer friends with Drake

    It’s been over two years since Rihanna graced us with their eighth album, the acclaimed ANTI. There hasn’t been much reported progress on the follow-up — probably due to her other non-musical endeavors like her Savage x Fenty lingerie line, which launches next week — but the R&B singer does at least know the direction said full-length will take: “She…

  • 6 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: DJ Koze, Iceage, Amber Mark, More FWC: 6 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: DJ Koze, Iceage, Amber Mark, More

    Also stream releases from Rae Sremmurd, Eleanor Friedberger, and Jon Hopkins

  • Kanye West talks politics, mental health, and JAY-Z in new 105-minute interview FWC: Kanye West talks politics, mental health, and JAY-Z in new 105-minute interview

    Kanye West has released a new 105-minute video interview moderated by Charlamagne Tha God. Every topic is covered, from Kanye’s recent comments about Donald Trump, to his relationship with JAY-Z, to his 2016 mental breakdown and subsequent hospitalization. Kanye also speaks briefly about his new forthcoming albums: “I want to create music that is therapeutic,” he explained, citing The Life…

  • Simpsons’ creator Matt Groening responds to Apu controversy: “It’s a time in our culture where people love to pretend they’re offended” FWC: Simpsons’ creator Matt Groening responds to Apu controversy: “It’s a time in our culture where people love to pretend they’re offended”

    With Sunday’s episode, The Simpsons surpassed Gunsmoke as the longest-running prime-time scripted series in TV history. That’s big news, but more people have been talking about the controversy surrounding Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, a character that perpetuated particular stereotypes attributed to South Asian culture. The issue entered the public conversation when comedian Hari Kondabolu released a short documentary, The Problem With Apu, and became a heated topic when…

  • Album Review: Sleep Awaken and Deliver Primordial Rock on The Sciences FWC: Album Review: Sleep Awaken and Deliver Primordial Rock on The Sciences

    To download, click “Share” and right-click the download icon | iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS The Lowdown: The Sciences is the first album from Sleep in 15 years, a surprise-release follow-up to their 1998 recorded and 2003 released hour-long song about smoking weed in the desert. It follows on the heels of several years of full-album sets and festival circuits and is roughly half…

  • Future Islands share new song “Calliope”: Stream FWC: Future Islands share new song “Calliope”: Stream

    Future Islands have released a new song, “Calliope”, their first bit of original music since the release of last year’s The Far Field. The track was recorded during the aforementioned albums sessions, and arrives courtesy of Adult Swim’s Single Program. “This flickering hope/is a slippery slope” begins the slick, propulsive track, which builds to an enticing chorus before collapsing into…

  • Yoke Lore debuts video for engrossing single, ‘Fake You’ FWC: Yoke Lore debuts video for engrossing single, ‘Fake You’

    Masks abound in Yoke Lore’s new video for ‘Fake You.’

  • The National debut new song “Light Years” at Homecoming Festival: Watch FWC: The National debut new song “Light Years” at Homecoming Festival: Watch

    The National headlined both nights of their own Homecoming Festival in Cincinnati this past weekend. In addition to gifting the audience with a full album performance of 2007’s classic Boxer, on Sunday evening the indie rockers debuted a new song called “Light Years”. Featuring a piano line reminiscent of something from The War on Drugs’ catalog, the track is a…

  • It’s time to look under the hood of your target-date fund FWC: It’s time to look under the hood of your target-date fund

    Is your target-date fund the right one for you? It’s a question worth asking, especially as the markets move from a steady upward trajectory to a zigzag line. Target-date funds — the foundation of many 401(k) plans for their easy, hands-off approach — are put through their paces during market volatility….

  • ECSTATIC VISION (Ex-A LIFE ONCE LOST) Streams Spacey Covers EP Under The Influence FWC: ECSTATIC VISION (Ex-A LIFE ONCE LOST) Streams Spacey Covers EP Under The Influence

    Six tracks, all buried in layers upon layers of haze. The post ECSTATIC VISION (Ex-A LIFE ONCE LOST) Streams Spacey Covers EP Under The Influence appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Kanye says he had liposuction and became addicted to opioids FWC: Kanye says he had liposuction and became addicted to opioids

    One would think Kanye West said all he needed to say in the 105-minute video interview released earlier today, but the Calabasas transplant opted to spend the afternoon dolling out some of his post-racial free-thinking to TMZ. In the process, he revealed that he became addicted to opioids after undergoing liposuction surgery. “I didn’t want you all to call me…