Education tax credits can help offset those costs. The American Opportunity Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit are education credits you can subtract in full from your federal income tax, not just deduct from your taxable income.
Tax Answers and Help
The IRS has a variety of resources that may answer many of your tax filing questions. Before you go anywhere else, look here for the source that may help you.
Interactive Tax Assistant (ITA)
The ITA tool is a tax law resource that takes you through a series of questions and provides you with responses to tax law questions.