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Publication 526, Charitable Contributions

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.

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Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 01-Sep-2016