Here is a great article that shows how getting an education can affect your income and what kind of life you can have for you and your family.
“Education can change lives — instilling leadership, a life-long work ethic and a global perspective. But it can also change one’s economic circumstances, and the level of income one can earn post-college is perhaps the easiest-to-measure return on investment in education.”
They also have a great chart showing the kinds of jobs and education and how it affects income.
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Arizona Career Pathways is a Qualifying Charitable Organization! That means that when you donate to ACP, you could qualify for tax credits that provide a dollar-for-dollar reduction on your Arizona State taxes. In 2016, Governor Ducey and the Arizona Legislature partnered to increase giving opportunities for qualifying charitable organizations!
This means that you can now donate as follows:
Through the Qualifying Charitable Organizations tax credit; you may donate any amount, depending on your filing status, up to $800. This amount has increased from previous years to $400 for an individual and $800 for married couples.
By donating to ACP you are helping to make a difference in the lives of individuals trying to get ahead through education. The tax credit is available only to individuals and residents who file taxes in Arizona, and donations can be made until 4/15/2017 for the tax year 2016.
For more specific information on the Arizona Qualifying Charitable Organizations tax credit, consult your tax advisor or the Arizona Department of Revenue at (602) 255-3381. Or, visit https://www.azdor.gov/TaxCredits/QualifyingCharitableOrganizations.aspx
Please remember any amount you can afford is appreciated.