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!
Room and Meal Plan Refund during COVID19 semester
Help figure out tradeoff between overfunding penalty and taxable investment
Eligible educational institutions list
Post questions or tips that don't fit under other categories in General Discussion.
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Virus and home schooling due to school shut down for junior high withdrawal
A place to share techniques related to gift taxes and federal tax incentives targeted to education.
Confused about 529 withdrawal and reporting taxes for AOTC
Education planning for college
1099-T, 1099-Q - it's a mess
Discuss the rules regarding custodial accounts under UGMA/UTMA.
After finishing college, and starting my career, what happens to my 529 Account
Beneficiary now has GI bill funding
Custodian won't sign off on Fidelity UTMA account
Multiple 529 plans and same beneficiary
Check Printing issues. Is it Legal?
Paying room and board after graduation
529 plan withdrawals
Share thoughts on withdrawal strategies and what happens when you take money out of a 529 plan.
Covid 19 online classes room and board
Using 529 money to pay off student loan
4 Kids 4 529 plans, 1 college bound senior (more to follow)
Where parents can share stories about the best ways to save and pay for college.
With so many unknowns, how much to save for college?
What should we use to pay for college? Lucky to have many options
How did you get your kid through college?
Fees and expenses
Discuss the various fees charged to 529 account owners.
Breakpoint Schedule info is incorrect - John Hancock Freedom 529
Can the beneficiary take a large deduction and put it in their personal account?
Best way leverage the NY tax deduction for a 529 plan
Financial advisors, CPAs and other professionals can share tips and ask questions about college financing.
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Titling account to fund 529
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
Get tips on filing the FAFSA and how savings can affect financial aid eligibility.
FAFSA Appeal for incorrect EFC
Determining Custodial Parent when 50-50 custody for FAFSA
Help with suggestions to buy a home!
A place to discuss strategies for grandparents who want to help pay for college.
Grandparent making multiple distributions
Lump sum contribution - Form 709 filing
Lump sum contribution; Form 709
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
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?
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Is a Roth IRA a good way to save for college?
Roth IRA distributions
529 vs. Roth IRA
Roth IRA vs 529
Topics related to 529 ABLE accounts for individuals with special needs.
SSI Eligibility for Sibling in 529 Plan
Best state for 529a plans
529A ABLE account