okay so i just found out that you can write off a whole bunch of things on your taxes. this includes:

school supplies (including those fancy pens we like)

textbooks bought from 3rd party

that computer or tablet you got for school

basically if its for school keep the receipt print online invoices

somethings arent included but a lot is

but here is a link for some reading 

i just though you could use what you paid to the school however thats not the case

They pay federal taxes, and fight in wars, and yet have no member of Congress who’s able to vote on their behalf, even though their population is larger than Vermont and Wyoming, and their gross domestic product is higher than that of 16 states.
—  John Oliver, criticizing the disenfranchisement of more than 600,000 voters in the US: the residents of Washington, DC. Here’s more on his Last Week Tonight segment.