This publication explains how to claim a deduction for charitable contributions. It discusses:
- organizations qualified to receive them,
- the types of contributions you can deduct,
- how much you can deduct,
- what records to keep, and
- how to report them.
Correction to Worksheet 2 in 2017 Publication 526 --04-APR-2018
Other Items You May Find Useful
Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses
Publication 501, Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information
Publication 503, Child and Dependent Care Expenses
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