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AZTO’s next Award Cycle of the 2020-2021 school year is scheduled for November 20th.

AZTO’s next award cycle is scheduled for November 20th.  Awards will include funding from the Original and PLUS/Overflow credit programs.   A 2020-2021 AZTO Application and board approval are required for participation.  The deadline to submit an application for this award cycle is October 31st. Considered recommended tax credit contributions should also be received by October […]

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Continuous Enrollment Required for Continued Program Eligibility

AZTO understands that in this COVID season, some families may be seeking other educational options for their students. We want you to be aware that some tax credit program eligibility may be lost if there is a break in your student’s continuous enrollment at the private school. Arizona requires a student to be continuously enrolled […]

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Contribution Limits for Tax Year 2020: Original Credit $1,186/$593 and PLUS Credit $1,179/$590. Giving deadline is April 15, 2021.

2020 Private School Tuition Tax Credit Limits The Original Tax Credit Limits are: $1,186 for married couples filling jointly or $593 for individuals. The PLUS Tax Credit Limits are:  $1,179 for married couples filling jointly or $590 for individuals. The Total Private School Tax Credit Limits are:  $2,365 for married couples filling jointly or $1,183 […]

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AZTO Zoom Workshop on October 8th at 6:30, Register Today

Join us from the comfort of your own home to learn about the many ways you can secure scholarship funds for your student’s education using the Arizona state tax credit program with AZTO.  Registration is required, and after registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  The meeting will last […]

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IRS Public Guidance Video on State Tuition Organizations

In 2012, the IRS Exempt Organizations Office created a video describing their perspective on state tax credit programs, recommendations, and restrictions governing the program. Arizona Tuition Organization (AZTO) is in compliance with state and federal regulations regarding School Tuition Organizations.  Please see the below link to view the video.  It is just under four minutes. […]

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Why the awkward credit limits?

The private school tuition tax credit limits adjust annually based on the Consumer Price Index of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area.   The Arizona Department of Revenue publishes these annual credit amounts. Tax Year 2017 maximum credit limits are: Original Tax Credit:  $1,092 for married couples filing jointly or $546 for individuals. PLUS Tax Credit:  $1,085 […]

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