Click your state to see if it offers a tax break and/or Vanguard investments.

We'll show whether your state offers a tax benefit for qualified education expenses and how your state's plans compare with The Vanguard 529 College Savings Plan sponsored by Nevada. You’ll also want to consider other state benefits as well which may include financial aid, scholarship funds, and protection from creditors. You'll find that many state plans offer a state tax deduction and low-cost Vanguard investment options.*

  • The Vanguard 529 Plan
  • Vanguard investments and management
  • Vanguard Investments
  • Other 529 Plans
  • Does not have a 529 plan

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  • The Vanguard 529 Plan
  • Vanguard investments and management
  • Vanguard Investments
  • Other 529 Plans
  • Does not have a 529 plan

What to look for

  • 1

    State tax benefits

    Your home state plan may have financial advantages.
  • 2

    Fees and Fund Costs

    Fewer fees and lower costs leave more to invest.
  • 3

    Investment choices

    Auto adjusting portfolios can do the work for you.
  • 4

    Initial investment amount

    Minimum investments can be as low as $1.

What to look for

  • 1

    State tax benefits

    Your home state plan may have financial advantages.
  • 2

    Fees and Fund Costs

    Fewer fees and lower costs leave more to invest.
  • 3

    Investment choices

    Auto adjusting portfolios can do the work for you.
  • 4

    Initial investment amount

    Minimum investments can be as low as $1.

All investments are subject to risk.

*The availability of tax or other benefits may be contingent on meeting other requirements.

The data for this tool is updated quarterly for performance and annually (August) for Plan data. You should review the most current information about any 529 savings plan by contacting the plan provider to obtain a Program Description, which includes investment objectives, risks, charges, expenses, and other information; read and consider it carefully before investing.

This tool isn't intended to constitute, nor does it constitute, tax advice or an investment recommendation. You should consult your own tax advisor or financial advisor for more information on the tax implications and benefits or disadvantages of investing in a 529 plan based on your own particular circumstances.

529 data provided by SS&C. All rights reserved.

For more information about The Vanguard 529 College Savings Plan, visit vanguard.com to obtain a Program Description PDF, which includes investment objectives, risks, charges, expenses, and other information; read and consider it carefully before investing.  Vanguard Marketing Corporation, Distributor. If you are not a Nevada taxpayer, consider before investing whether your or the designated beneficiary's home state offers any state tax or other benefits that are only available for investments in such state's qualified tuition program. Other state benefits may include financial aid, scholarship funds, and protection from creditors.

The Vanguard 529 College Savings Plan is a Nevada Trust administered by the office of the Nevada State Treasurer.  

The Vanguard Group, Inc., serves as the Investment Manager and through its affiliate, Vanguard Marketing Corporation, markets and distributes the Plan. Ascensus Broker Dealer Services, Inc., serves as Program Manager and has overall responsibility for the day-to-day operations. The Plan's portfolios, although they invest in Vanguard mutual funds, are not mutual funds. Investment returns are not guaranteed and you could lose money by investing in the Plan.