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Press Releases

Pennsylvanians Can Now Send State Tax Refunds Directly to a PA 529 College Savings Account


PA Treasurer Joe Torsella today announced that, for the first time, Pennsylvanians can deposit their state income tax refund directly into an existing, tax-exempt Pennsylvania 529 College Savings Program account. With the new option, all or a portion of a refund can be sent to one or multiple accounts.

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Treasurer Torsella Encourages Families To Contribute To Pa 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan Before Schools’ Tuition Rates Increase


Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today reminded Pennsylvanians to contribute to a PA 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan (GSP) by August 31, 2017, before the annual tuition rate increase on Sept. 1, 2017, set by colleges and universities.

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Treasurer Torsella Announces Financial Results for PA 529 Guaranteed Savings Program Accounts


Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today provided a financial performance report on PA 529 Guaranteed Savings Program’s (PA 529 GSP) investment report for fiscal year 2016-17, and outlined adjustments going forward.

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