About Charitable Giving

Income Tax Deduction for Charitable Giving

Keeping track of donation receipts is important for claiming an income tax deduction for contributions made to nonprofit organizations in the United States. The Internal Revenue Service provides useful tips in its article, “Eight Tips for Deducting Charitable Contributions.”

Additionally, the IRS has produced a video helpful in understanding charitable contribution deductions on personal income tax returns: Tax Tips: Charitable Contributions.


Nonprofit Organization Disclosures

This article from the IRS defines the disclosures required for nonprofit organizations: “Public Disclosure and Availability of Exempt Organizations Returns and Applications: Disclosures Required.”