Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes 110 ILCS 979/55
- Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
- Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
- Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
- State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
The assets of the Illinois Prepaid Tuition Trust Fund and its income and operation shall be exempt from all taxation by the State of Illinois and any of its subdivisions. The accrued earnings of Illinois prepaid tuition contracts once disbursed on behalf of an eligible beneficiary shall be similarly exempt from all taxation by the State of Illinois and any of its subdivisions, so long as they are used for educational purposes in accordance with the provisions of an Illinois prepaid tuition contract. The provisions of this Section are exempt from the provisions of Section 250 of the Illinois Income Tax Act.