February 20, 2019

Can I roll over a 529 College Savings Plan into my ABLE United account?

Yes, you can roll over money from a 529 College Savings account into a Beneficiary’s (or family member’s*) ABLE United account without being penalized.

These types of rollovers count toward the $18,000 maximum annual contribution limit.

You can use a 529 College Savings to ABLE United Direct Rollover Form if the movement of funds is coordinated by the 529 College Savings Plan Manager and ABLE United.

You can use a 529 College Savings to ABLE United Indirect Rollover Form if the funds have been withdrawn from the 529 College Savings Plan.

*The family member must be considered a qualified “Member of the Family” as defined by the 529 College Savings Plan, which includes: biological and step-parents; aunts; uncles; siblings; children; first cousins; nieces and nephews; parents, siblings, children, nieces and nephews by marriage; legally adopted children; and half-brothers or half-sisters) of the 529 College Savings account Beneficiary.