Charitable Contributions

Payments under state or local tax credit programs may be deductible as business expenses

Payments under state or local tax credit programs may be deductible as business expenses

Business taxpayers who make business-related payments to charities or government entities for which the taxpayers receive state or local tax credits can generally deduct the payments as business expenses, the Internal Revenue Service said today.

How To Minimize Taxes Under The Trump Tax Law Using Donor-Advised Funds

How To Minimize Taxes Under The Trump Tax Law Using Donor-Advised Funds

In prior years, you may have enjoyed a charitable tax deduction along with other itemized deductions, but under the new tax law, with a giant increase in the standard deduction, it will be much harder for most people to realize that same tax benefit. However, a donor-advised fund may be the tool you need to continue to maintain your charitable giving while also maximizing your tax savings.

IRS issue proposed regulations on charitable contributions and state and local tax credits

IRS issue proposed regulations on charitable contributions and state and local tax credits

Today the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service issued proposed regulations providing rules on the availability of charitable contribution deductions when the taxpayer receives or expects to receive a corresponding state or local tax credit.