Tax treatment of tutoring costs for a 13 year old.

Tax treatment of tutoring costs for a 13 year old.If child has a disabilty, these costs are a medical expense. But what id child does not have a disability?

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Tutoring services used by, and which are supplementary to the primary education of, a person with a learning disability or an impairment in mental functions, and paid to someone in the business of providing such services who is not related to the person being tutored. A medical practitioner must certify in writing that these services are necessary.

If the child is not disable this is NOT something that can be claimed please make sure a valid T2201 is also on file
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