IRS Tips for Year-End Gifts to Charity
Here are six IRS tips to help ensure your year-end donations are deductible.
Deducting Charitable Contributions
Strict rules govern how you can claim a charitable deduction.
Tax Deductions for Charitable Contributions
You can deduct charitable contributions from your taxable income--if you follow IRS rules about documenting your gifts.
Donating Stock to Charity
The tax benefits of donating stock to a charity can be significant.
When Are Gifts to a Charity Not Deductible?
Certain types of gifts and gifts to certain charities are not deductible.
Are Political Contributions Deductible?
No, unless the contribution is to a public charity that engages in certain allowed election-related activities.
Voluntary Contributions to Pay National Debt Are Tax Deductible
Find out how to get a charitable deduction for donating money to reduce the national debt.
Can You Deduct Expenses of Volunteering for Charity?
Don't miss out on deductions you can take for volunteer work.
Donating a Car to Charity
Although it's not as easy as it used to be, donating a vehicle can still provide a valuable deduction.
How to Value Noncash Charitable Contributions
If you donate property to a nonprofit, you need to determine how much it is worth when you donate it.
Are Church Donations Tax Deductible?
It depends. Learn the rules about deducting these charitable contributions.
Changes in Gift Tax Laws are Coming
If you have a large estate, you may want to take advantage of the generous 2012 gift and estate tax laws.
IRS Recordkeeping Rules for Property Donations
The records you must keep will depend on whether you value the donated property at $5,000 or more.