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Are Political Contributions Tax Deductible?
When elections start picking up, you might be looking to donate or work with your campaign of choice. But are political contributions tax-deductible? Read more…

Video: Deducting Charitable Contributions
You can deduct most or all of your charitable contributions. Just be sure to follow the IRS's hard-and-fast rules. Read more…

Are Contributions to School District Programs Tax Deductible?
The IRS allows you to claim a deduction for the donations you make to qualified organizations. These organizations include more than just charities and will include any school district program that does not operate for profit and is solely supported by state and local governments. Read more…

What Percent of Church Giving Can Be Taken Off Federal Taxes?
When you prepare your federal tax return, the IRS allows you to deduct the donations you make to churches. If your church operates solely for religious and educational purposes, your donation will qualify for the tax deduction. As long as you itemize your deductions, you can generally claim 100 percent of your church donations as a deduction. Read more…

Charitable Contributions
Learn how to get the biggest tax savings when making charitable contributions of cash or checks, household goods, cars or appreciated property. Read more…


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