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An Overview of Deductions for Gifts to Charity

the tax year, you can enter these under: Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Gifts to Charity. Organizations that Qualify You can deduct contributions or gifts you gave to organizations that are religious...

What Gifts and Donations to Charity can I Deduct?

The IRS allows certain deductions for charity donations made by you throughout the tax year. The IRS allows you to deduct contributions or gifts you gave to organizations that are religious, charitable, educational, scientific, or literary...

Gifts to Charity - What is a "qualifying organization"?

For your donation or contribution to be deductible, the primary function or purpose of the organization that you donated to must be one of the following: Religious Charitable Educational Scientific Literary The prevention of cruelty to children or animals Certain organi...

Special Charitable Contributions for Certain IRA Owners

As an alternative method for donating to a charity, certain taxpayers may transfer funds from their IRA to an eligible charitable organization. Here are ten things taxpayers who are thinking about making such a donation will need to know...

Charitable Contributions

Did you make a cash contribution to your favorite charity? Have you recently spent a weekend cleaning stuff out of your garage or basement that you then donated to a local charity? Charitable contributions can be tax deductible, but you...

Itemized Deductions - An Overview

they will automatically be pulled to your itemized deductions. Interest That You Paid Interest that you paid includes mortgage interest reported on Form 1098 and other deductible interest and points not reported on Form 1098. Gifts To Charity...

Tips to Start Planning Next Year's Tax Return

donation to a charity. To see a complete list of items you can deduct, please refer to the Schedule A, Itemized Deduction instructions. Note :The TaxSlayer program will automatically provide the better of the two deductions for you based......

Forms and Schedules

of your return. A Itemized Deductions: includes medical and dental expenses, taxes you paid, mortgage interest expenses, gifts to charity, unreimbursed employee business expenses, job related travel expenses, miscellaneous deductions...

Colorado Subtractions from Income

have deducted on federal Schedule A under the “Gifts to Charity” section had you itemized your federal deductions. Note : DO NOT enter an amount if you already deducted your charitable donation on Schedule A of the federal 1040 form...

Michigan Subtractions from Income

in AGI won in State of Michigan-regulated bingo, raffle, or charity games. Amount of salary and wage expense that cannot be deducted on your federal return because you are claiming a work opportunity credit, clinical testing (orphan drug...