Posts Tagged ‘529’

Saving for Retirement and a Child’s Education at the Same Time

You want to retire comfortably when the time comes. You also want to help your child go to college. So how do you juggle the two? The truth is, saving for your retirement and your child’s education at the same time can be a challenge. But take heart — you may be able to reach…

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Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: 529 Plans Expanded

In December 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax-cut package, became law. College students and their parents dodged a major bullet with the legislation, as initial drafts of the bill included the elimination of Coverdell Education Savings Accounts, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the student loan interest deduction. Also on…

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New tax bill expands use of 529 Plans to private school tuition

URGENT call to action by 12/31 – new tax bill expands 529s As you may know, the U.S. Congress passed a tax reform bill that was signed into law by the President yesterday. Included in the law is a provision that expands the use of 529 accounts to pay for educational expenses like qualified elementary…

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