Honu Wealth Management
Garth A Williams, MBA, CFP®
Financial Advisor
1307 S Mary Ave, Suite 101
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
650-917-3400
garth@honuwealth.com
www.HonuWealth.com
 
 




2022 Key Numbers

 

Education Planning

American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning Credits

Education credits20212022
Maximum American Opportunity credit$2,500$2,500
Maximum Lifetime Learning credit$2,000$2,000
MAGI phaseout range for American Opportunity credit20212022
Single--phaseout threshold amount$80,000$80,000
Single--completed phaseout amount after$90,000$90,000
Married filing jointly--phaseout threshold amount$160,000$160,000
Married filing jointly--completed phaseout amount after$180,000$180,000
MAGI phaseout range for Lifetime Learning credit20212022
Single--phaseout threshold amount$80,000$80,000
Single--completed phaseout amount after$90,000$90,000
Married filing jointly--phaseout threshold amount$160,000$160,000
Married filing jointly--completed phaseout amount after$180,000$180,000

Coverdell education savings accounts

Coverdell ESAs20212022
Annual contribution limit$2,000$2,000
MAGI phaseout range for Coverdell education savings accounts20212022
Single--phaseout threshold amount$95,000$95,000
Single--completed phaseout amount after$110,000$110,000
Married filing jointly--phaseout threshold amount$190,000$190,000
Married filing jointly--completed phaseout threshold amount$220,000$220,000

Deduction for qualified higher education expenses

Higher education expenses20212022
Maximum deductionN/AN/A
MAGI maximum for full $4,000 deduction20212022
SingleN/AN/A
Married filing jointlyN/AN/A
MAGI range for $2,000 deduction20212022
Single--MAGI greater than this amount:N/AN/A
Single--MAGI does not exceed this amount:N/AN/A
Married filing jointly--MAGI greater than this amount:N/AN/A
Married filing jointly--MAGI does not exceed this amount:N/AN/A

Deduction for student loan interest

Education loan interest deduction20212022
Maximum deduction for interest paid on qualified education loans$2,500$2,500
MAGI phaseout range20212022
Single--phaseout threshold amount$70,000 $70,000
Single--completed phaseout amount after$85,000$85,000
Married filing jointly--phaseout threshold amount$140,000 $145,000
Married filing jointly--completed phaseout amount after$170,000$175,000

Gift tax exclusion

Gift tax20212022
Annual gift tax exclusion--single individual$15,000 $16,000
Annual gift tax exclusion--joint gift$30,000$32,000
Lump-sum gift to 529 plan--single individual$75,000$80,000
Lump-sum gift to 529 plan--joint gift$150,000$160,000

Kiddie tax

Kiddie tax20212022
Children's unearned income over this amount generally taxed at parents' tax rates$2,200$2,300

U.S. savings bonds interest exclusion for college expenses

Joint returns20212022
Phaseout threshold for joint returns$124,800 $128,650
Completed phaseout amount after$154,800 $158,650
Other returns20212022
Phaseout threshold for other returns$83,200 $85,800
Completed phaseout amount after$98,200$100,800


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