Get answers to questions about 529 college savings plans and prepaid plans, including ownership rules and the benefits of 529s over other savings vehicles. Newbies welcome!
Repaying the VA for college tuition
State income tax on non-qualified withdraw for nonresident
College Savings Plan apparently not tax free
A place to share techniques related to gift taxes and federal tax incentives targeted to education.
Can I still qualify for AOTC?
Taxes on 529 withdrawal due to scholarship
Taxes on scholarships?
529 plan withdrawals
Share thoughts on withdrawal strategies and what happens when you take money out of a 529 plan.
Timing of withdrawal - Off Campus Housing vs. On Campus COA
Withdrawals from multiple 529 plans for Private High School
Can any exception be made for qualified institutions?
529 distributions and dependency support test
Room and Board for Study Abroad
Check Printing issues. Is it Legal?
Post questions or tips that don't fit under other categories in General Discussion.
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No. 5 - by Joe Hurley - January 2003 #2 Q&A
Can I use 529 for fees and costs associated with professional board examination
Discuss the rules regarding custodial accounts under UGMA/UTMA.
Custodial 529 plan. What kind of account transfers to minor at 21?
UGMA/UTMA 529 Withdrawal Rules
Switch from a ugma account to a 529 plan
A place to discuss strategies for grandparents who want to help pay for college.
If estate is <$11 million do I need multiple accounts?
Tax consequence of changing ownership of 529 from Grandparent to Parent
Are my contributions to the parent's 529 revocable?
Topics related to college admissions and how to prepare a child for a top school.
529 Plan Vs Florida Prepaid?
Saving for college calculation assumption question
529 Accounts and Merit Based Scholarships
Get tips on filing the FAFSA and how savings can affect financial aid eligibility.
Determining Custodial Parent when 50-50 custody for FAFSA
Help with suggestions to buy a home!
Siblings' 529s and EFC
Fees and expenses
Discuss the various fees charged to 529 account owners.
Best way leverage the NY tax deduction for a 529 plan
529 Plan: Fee Questions
Rock Bottom Fees
Where parents can share stories about the best ways to save and pay for college.
Can parents and granparents superfund a 529 plan for same child in same year resulting in $140k contribution?
How did you get your kid through college?
Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.
Defining Home Equity
Calculator report doesn't seem to be working
Bad question on Advisor Test
Rewards credit cards
Discussions about how credit card rewards can help pay for college.
Rewards credit cards
529 Credit Card Rewards - qualify as contribution for state tax deduction?
Re: opinions on upromise
Is a Roth IRA a good way to save for college?
Roth IRA distributions
529 vs. Roth IRA
Roth IRA vs 529
Financial advisors, CPAs and other professionals can share tips and ask questions about college financing.
Commission-based planners watch out - you're next
Managing an account on your own vs. Broker
Buy A shares or B?
Topics related to 529 ABLE accounts for individuals with special needs.
529A ABLE account