DH got $6140.00 in pell grants last year, his tuition was $6120. I cannot figure out if the grants are taxable or not. They were used only for tuition and books, so i dont think they are, but how can i be sure? if they are not taxable, it increases our refund by$3000, so i want to be sure i'm doing it right, since i don't want to miss out on that $3000, but i also don't want to have to end up paying it back if we make a mistake.
ugh. why do taxes have to be so confusing?