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Are Contributions to Overseas and Foreign Charities Tax Deductible? 

  • July 3, 2016

written by Ian Hall Social media and the Internet have helped to make our world smaller. When natural disaster, tragedy, or...

Receipts for Gifts to Charity: Are They Required?

  • June 28, 2015

written by Aaron Henry The IRS requires taxpayers to substantiate their charitable donations. Regardless of the type of donation, the substantiation...

New Rules for Noncash Donations

  • June 1, 2015

written by Brenda Logsdon The IRS’s rules for substantiating the value of noncash contributions are complex and the requirements increase with...

FAQ: How Do I Gather the Right Paperwork for a Charitable Deduction?

  • March 3, 2014

written by Kami Mason Taxpayers must generally provide documentation to support a claim for any contributions made to charity that they...

Ensure Your Charitable Donation Goes to Legitimate Organization

  • November 18, 2013

Americans donate hundreds of millions of dollars every year to charity. It is important that every donation be used as the...

Is your Charitable Donation Tax Deductible?

  • October 17, 2012

written by Joe Page With the end of another year quickly approaching, many may be considering making charitable contributions as part...

Year-End Charitable Giving Can Benefit Your 2011 Tax Bottom-Line

  • November 2, 2011

Charitable contributions traditionally peak at the end of the year-end. While tax savings may not be your prime motivator for making...

Check Status of a Charity Before Making a Contribution

  • July 1, 2011

Americans donate hundreds of millions of dollars every year to charity. It is important that every donation be used as the...