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Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate

 

Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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Charitable Contributions - Written Acknowledgments

The written acknowledgment required to substantiate a charitable contribution of $250 or more must contain the following information:

  • Name of the organization;

  • Amount of cash contribution;

  • Description (but not value) of non-cash contribution;

  • Statement that no goods or services were provided by the organization, if that is the case;

  • Description and good faith estimate of the value of goods or services, if any, that organization provided in return for the contribution; and

  • Statement that goods or services, if any, that the organization provided in return for the contribution consisted entirely of intangible religious benefits, if that was the case.

In addition, a donor may claim a deduction for contributions of cash, check, or other monetary gifts only if the donor maintains certain written records.

Additional Information:

Publication 1771, Charitable Contributions - Substantiation and Disclosure Requirements


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