Albert E. Bergen, CPA

Charitable Contributions

Contributions for Specific Individuals

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The tax code doesn’t allow a charitable contribution deductions for gifts made for a specific individual. ┬áThis is true even when a qualified charity collects the donation for the individual. ┬áDonations made directly to a member of the clergy to be used for their own purposes are also not deductible. ┬áSadly, this restriction also extends…
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