Charitable Donations

Charitable tax deductions help you support the causes that matter. Learn more about how to deduct donations, which donations apply for tax deductions, and more.

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Form 8283-V Definition
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Nonprofit Organization (NPO)
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What Is Philanthropy?
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501(c)(3) Organization
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Cash for Clunkers
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Reduce Your Taxes and AGI by Giving to Charity
What Is a Donor-Advised Fund?
Checking In on the Donor-Advised Funds Revolution
Charity Donation Form with fountain pen
Can I Donate Stock to Charity?
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Gifting Your Retirement Assets to Charity
IRS Publication 561: Determining the Value of Donated Property
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The Christmas Saints of Wall Street
What Is a Bargain Sale to a Charitable Organization?
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What Is a Qualified Charitable Organization?
What Is Proof of Charitable Contributions?
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Charitable Contributions Deduction Definition
Permanently Restricted Assets
What Is a Benefactor?
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Quid Pro Quo Contribution
Garage Sale vs. Donation
Donations: 5 Ways To Maximize Your Tax Deduction