Contribute to Children's Tuition Fund of Illinois—Make Dreams Come True!


How do you receive a 75% state tax credit? It's easy! For example, if you owe $7,500 in Illinois state income tax and you contribute $10,000 to CTF IL, you eliminate your entire income tax liability because 75% of $10,000 is $7,500. Almost all of your contribution ($9,500) goes to your designated school(s) for scholarships! Both businesses and individuals can participate.

We can accept contributions beginning in 2018 along with certification of those contributions.

The Illinois Department of Revenue provides information about this program. Please register at

For taxpayers filing your 2018 state taxes, the Invest in Kids Act credit is Credit Code 5660 on Schedule 1299-C. For those using TurboTax, please check on the EasyStep menu at the top. The credit is in the Business Credits section. You must put in the credit amount, not the contribution amount. We are available should you have any other questions.


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