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GASSO

 

WHAT IS GASSO
Georgia Student Scholarship Organization. Inc. (GASSO) is a non-profit organization who "accepts and manages tax credit donations that give Georgia children access to the educational choices they deserve and need."

HOW DOES GASSO GET FUNDED

  • dollars donated by
    • parents
    • alumni
    • family members
    • friends
    • relatives
    • Limited Liability Corporations (LLC’s)
    • Partners in a Partnership (LLP’s)
    • Subchapter-S corporations
    • C-Corporations 
    • ANYONE who pays Georgia state income taxes

      The amount contributed is recovered in a tax credit that reduces the state income tax owed, dollar-for-dollar.

Funds donated to GASSO designated for Furtah Preparatory School cannot be targeted to a specific student. However, if a sufficient pool of funds exists, more awards can be made to qualifying students.

Scholarship applications are open from January 1 to April 1 each year.

*Refer to a tax professional for advice based on your own circumstances.