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Disaster Relief: Search for Qualified Charitable Donees

How can I find out whether an organization is listed with the IRS as a qualified charitable organization eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions?

The IRS website ( has an on-line search feature that allows people to find qualified charities. Some organizations, such as churches and governments, may be qualified even though they are not listed. 

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 17-Mar-2015