501(c)(3) Information

501(c)(3) Donation Benefits

Organizations described in section 501(c)(3) are commonly referred to as charitable organizations. Organizations described in section 501(c)(3), other than testing for public safety organizations, are eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions in accordance with Code section 170.

You may be able to claim a deduction on your federal taxes if you donated to a 501(c)3 organization. To deduct donations, you must file a Schedule A with your tax form. With proper documentation, you can claim vehicle or cash donations. Or, if you want to deduct a non-cash donation, you’ll also have to fill out a Form 8283.

How Much Can You Deduct?

The amount of money that you can deduct on your taxes may not be equal to the total amount of your donations.

For more information please visit: https://www.usa.gov/donate-to-charity