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 8282: Donee Information Return
Form 8283-V Definition
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Nonprofit Organization (NPO): Definition and Example
Taxing Endowments: How It Works
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501(c)(3) Organization: What It Is, Pros and Cons, Examples
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Cash for Clunkers Definition, How the Rebate Program Worked
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How to Reduce Your Taxes and AGI by Giving to Charity
How Charities Make Money
Donor-Advised Fund Definition, Sponsors, Pros & Cons, Example
IRS Publication 561: Determining the Value of Donated Property Definition
Using Life Insurance to Make Charitable Donations
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The Christmas Saints of Wall Street
Bargain Sale to a Charitable Organization
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Donating to Charity Using Money From an IRA
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Qualified Charitable Organization
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Proof of Charitable Donations: What it is, How it Works, FAQ
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Charitable Contributions Deduction
Permanently Restricted Assets
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Quid Pro Quo Contribution
Garage Sale vs. Donation