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Charitable deductions

To claim a charitable deduction, you need to have the proper documentation. What that looks like will depend on whether you gave cash or property and how much it was worth.


Good idea from the comments' section: "I only have 2 Canadian bank accounts but for the first one, I have 1 chequings account and 3 savings accounts. Basically they are for Bills, Short Term (Vacations or shopping spree), and Long Term Savings (Emergencies or Weddings/Down Payment for House). My 2nd bank account just has another Savings Account and GICs from an inheritance. I basically need to treat these many accounts as computer folders. "


With the field of presidential candidates narrowing to four likely contenders, The Chronicle presents snapshots of their ideas on the charitable deduction and other notes of interest to nonprofits.

These oddball charitable deductions can help your favorite nonprofit -- and cut your tax bill.

Charitable Deductions for Animal-Rescue Volunteers

Millions of individuals volunteer to help raise funds or perform other tasks on behalf of animal-rescue groups and other charitable organizations. When t...

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Tax Deductions 2017: 50 Tax Write-Offs You Don’t Know About

Tax deductions reduce your taxable income by accounting for expenses you've incurred. The IRS offers many ways to reduce your taxable income, from deducting childcare costs and mortgage interest to charitable donations and moving expenses. Learn about new tax breaks for 2016 and which deductions are returning this tax season. Related: Don't Forget These 8 Important Deductions