In the state tax world, the beginning of the year means new legislation goes into effect. Are you curious about which laws changed at the beginning of the month? Keep reading for eight states with new and updated sales tax laws you won’t want to miss.
Georgia: 529 Plan State Tax Update
For Georgia residents using a 529 Plan to save for college expenses, state tax deductions will double to be:
- $4,000 per child for single taxpayers
- $8,000 per year for those filing jointly with a spouse
This deduction will be available beginning with the 2020 tax year.