Educators who qualify will see an increased deduction for certain classroom expenses. For 2022, the deduction for unreimbursed expenses rises to $300 (up from $250 for 2021). Married couples who are both eligible educators and who file jointly may claim up to $600. Eligible educators generally include teachers, counselors, principals and aides in kindergarten through grade 12. To be eligible, they must also have worked at least 900 hours during a school year in a school that provides education under state law. Qualifying expenses include professional development course fees, books, certain supplies, computer equipment, software and COVID-19 protective items.  Call or visit our website for more information!