NYS College Savings Program

New York State 529 College Savings Program

 NYS 529 College Savings Plan

The New York State 529 College Savings Program is open to any U.S. Citizen or resident alien with a valid Social Security number or taxpayer identification number and a valid residential address that is not a post office box. The Program allows participants to save money for their selected beneficiary's qualifying higher education expenses at any eligible post-secondary school in the United States and abroad. New York State taxpayers can deduct up to $5,000 of contributions towards their 529 account on their state income tax return each year. Contributions can be made via payroll deduction in amounts as little as $15 per paycheck.    

For a flyer, click here. For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, please visit the NYS Office of the State Comptroller web site

For more information, please visit the NYS 529 College Savings Program web site.

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