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529 Plan Featured Articles

Don't Count on Using a 529 Plan for State Tax Breaks on K-12 Tuition

The definition of qualified higher education expenses now includes tuition at K-12 schools. However, in some states, 529 plan distributions used to pay for K-12 tuition may be taxable at the state level, and any state income tax benefits claimed may be subject to recapture.

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