Georgia GOAL

The GOAL Program is a remarkable and brilliant opportunity provided to Georgians by our elected officials. The GOAL fundamentals include:

*      The fundamental right of parents to choose the best K-12 education for their children

*      The essential Georgia law that empowers taxpaying citizens to be part of the solution to improving education in our state – at no cost

*      The vital program component, whereby your individual compassion is indispensable to addressing the need for excellent K-12 educational opportunities for all students

In exchange for contributions to Georgia GOAL, our partner Student Scholarship Organization, taxpayers receive a 100% state income tax credit!

This is a proven opportunity that is a win-win-win for taxpayer donors, scholarship recipients, and our school community. By simply contributing to Georgia GOAL for a 100% Georgia income tax credit, you will help maximize this source of financial aid for deserving families desiring to receive a Stratford education.

 How to Contribute & Take the Tax Credit

1)      Apply Now - Complete the 2021 GOAL Tax Credit Application today at www.goalscholarship.org

2)      GOAL Submits to DOR - GOAL submits your application to the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) on the first business day of January 2023.

 3)      Approved to Contribute - GOAL and DOR notify you of approved tax credit amount and payment deadline in early January 2023.

 4)      Make Payment - Pay GOAL by check or credit card within 60 days of DOR approval (by mid-March 2023).

 5)      Take the Credit - GOAL will send you Form IT-QEE-SSO1 (tax receipt) for claiming the credit on your 2023 Georgia income tax return (Note: you will take the credit when you file your 2023 taxes in 2024).

Please contact Kathleen Medlin at kathleen.medlin@stratford.org with any questions. Thank you for your support of Stratford Academy!

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Head of Advancement
Kathleen Medlin

kathleen.medlin@stratford.org
Tel: 478-477-8073 ext 210
Fax: 478-477-0299

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 
Summer Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

                 

Planned Giving

If you would like to extend your support of Stratford Academy to make a lasting impact, there are several gift arrangements to choose from.

Whether you would like to put your donation to work today or benefit us after your lifetime, you can find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and support Stratford.