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Georgia Private School Tax Program

Georgia GOAL Scholarship Program Submit your 2022 GOAL Tax Credit Application today! The GOAL Program is a remarkable and important opportunity provided to Georgians by our elected officials. 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. 


Tax Credit Limits Based on Filing Status


  • Single individual or head of household – up to $1,000
  • Married couple filing a joint return – up to $2,500
  • Married couple filing separate returns – up to $1,250
  • S corporation shareholder, LLC member, or partnership partner – up to $10,000
  • NEW Opportunity for 2022: S corporation, LLC, or partnership that elects to pay tax at the entity level – up to 75% of Georgia income tax liability
  • C corporation or Trust – up to 75% of annual Georgia income tax liability


How to Contribute & Take the Tax Credit


  • Apply Now

Complete the 2021 OR 2022 GOAL Tax Credit Application today at (takes just 20 seconds!).


  • GOAL Submits to DOR

GOAL submits your 2021 application to the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) immediately, and your 2022 application on the first business day of January 2022.


  • Approved to Contribute

GOAL and DOR notify you of approved tax credit amount and payment deadline.


  • Make Payment

Pay GOAL by check or credit card within 60 days of DOR approval.


  • Take the Credit

GOAL will send you Form IT-QEE-SSO1 (tax receipt) for claiming the credit on your Georgia income tax return (Note: you will take the credit on the income tax return for the year in which you make the payment).


Thank you for your support of The Howard School!