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September 25, 2018

Using a 529 plan to pay for K-12? These states offer tax benefits.

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act expanded the definition of 529 plan qualified expenses to include up to $10,000 per year in K-12 tuition. Twenty states have conformed to the new tax law, and offer a state tax deduction or credit for 529 plan contributions when the funds are used to pay for K-12 tuition.

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