• 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. By simply contributing to Georgia GOAL for a 100% Georgia income tax credit – in other words, by contributing with dollars you must spend anyway, you will help maximize financial aid for deserving families desiring to receive a Tiftarea Academy education.


    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 www.goalscholarship.org (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).


    Please contact Heather Fletcher  (hfletcher@tiftarea.org) with any questions. Thank you for your support of Tiftarea Academy!