State Treasurer of Iowa

College Savings Iowa Newsletter: 2019 Fourth Quarter

College Savings Iowa celebrated its 20th year of helping friends and family reach their higher–education goals this past September and October. Over the past 20 years, College Savings Iowa has grown immensely, largely thanks to our wonderful account owners. We know that you are our greatest advocates for the plan,...
Great news! College Savings Iowa’s tax deduction amount has gone up once again for Iowans contributing to their college savings accounts. For 2019, Iowans can deduct up to $3,387 in contributions per beneficiary account from their state taxable income.* For example, a married couple with two children will be able...
Iowa taxpayers still have plenty of time to make contributions to their College Savings Iowa accounts and have them count toward their 2018 state taxes. The deadline for your 2018 contributions is April 30, 2019. For 2018, you can claim an Iowa state tax deduction of up to $3,319 per...
In an effort to ensure that your College Savings Iowa accounts and funds are continuously protected and secure, we recently began offering another tool to protect your accounts. As a College Savings Iowa account owner, you now have the opportunity to name a “Trusted Contact” for your accounts as an...
The start of the new year is a great time to adjust your automatic investments to maximize your savings and tax benefits. Log in to your account to make changes and update your contributions. Saving becomes part of your routine when you set up recurring contributions, and you can automatically...
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