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  Category: Office of the State Treasurer


State Treasurer Colleen Davis Marks #ABLEtoSave Month

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Campaign comes on the heels of record setting effort To encourage people with disabilities to save for their futures, State Treasurer Colleen Davis is recognizing August as #ABLEtoSave Month, an effort to educate people with disabilities about the importance of opening ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) accounts. ABLE accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts that […]




Treasurer Davis Urges Change to Protect Financial Freedom of People with Disabilities

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Delaware State Treasurer Colleen Davis is calling on Congress to expand eligibility for the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act. Both the United States Senate (S. 651) and House of Representatives (HR. 1814) introduced bills to increase the age of onset for individuals with disabilities, allowing them and their families to establish tax-advantaged savings […]




State Treasurer Urges Caution to Those Making Withdrawals From Retirement Funds

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic has many Delawareans, and people around the country, rethinking their savings plans, including saving for retirement. While “staying the course” is typically the safest way to maintain your position in an unstable market, sometimes changes are essential. Speaking to the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society of Philadelphia, Delaware […]




Over $6 Million in 2016 Tax Refunds for Delawareans Still Available from IRS

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Monday, July 6, 2020

Returns must be filed by July 15th According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), unclaimed income tax refunds from 2016 worth more than $6 million remain available to an estimated 5,600 taxpayers in Delaware who did not file a 2016 federal income tax return. The law typically provides a period of three years for taxpayers […]




Treasurer Davis Says Now is the Time to Review Savings Plans

News | Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Friday, June 26, 2020

Online tool can identify available funds to be used in state plans Dealing with a troubled economy during the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way many people deal with their household budgets. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Americans have been spending more money on groceries and home entertainment and less on travel and […]







  Category: Office of the State Treasurer


State Treasurer Colleen Davis Marks #ABLEtoSave Month

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Campaign comes on the heels of record setting effort To encourage people with disabilities to save for their futures, State Treasurer Colleen Davis is recognizing August as #ABLEtoSave Month, an effort to educate people with disabilities about the importance of opening ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) accounts. ABLE accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts that […]




Treasurer Davis Urges Change to Protect Financial Freedom of People with Disabilities

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Delaware State Treasurer Colleen Davis is calling on Congress to expand eligibility for the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act. Both the United States Senate (S. 651) and House of Representatives (HR. 1814) introduced bills to increase the age of onset for individuals with disabilities, allowing them and their families to establish tax-advantaged savings […]




State Treasurer Urges Caution to Those Making Withdrawals From Retirement Funds

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic has many Delawareans, and people around the country, rethinking their savings plans, including saving for retirement. While “staying the course” is typically the safest way to maintain your position in an unstable market, sometimes changes are essential. Speaking to the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society of Philadelphia, Delaware […]




Over $6 Million in 2016 Tax Refunds for Delawareans Still Available from IRS

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Monday, July 6, 2020

Returns must be filed by July 15th According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), unclaimed income tax refunds from 2016 worth more than $6 million remain available to an estimated 5,600 taxpayers in Delaware who did not file a 2016 federal income tax return. The law typically provides a period of three years for taxpayers […]




Treasurer Davis Says Now is the Time to Review Savings Plans

News | Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Friday, June 26, 2020

Online tool can identify available funds to be used in state plans Dealing with a troubled economy during the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way many people deal with their household budgets. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Americans have been spending more money on groceries and home entertainment and less on travel and […]