Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Maryland Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit .
Marylanders can apply for it through Sunday, September 15th by clicking here .
The credit is available to any Maryland resident with at least $5,000 left to pay on their student loan debt.
Once people qualify, they have two years to use that credit to pay down their balance. Otherwise, the money goes back to the state.
On average, Marylanders owe more than $27,000 dollars in student loan debt.