Did you know that by increasing your contribution to qualifying organizations you can get maximum deductions off your tax bill?
Tax Goddess Business Services, P.C., encourages its clients to contribute to organizations such as Public Schools, Private Schools and Foster Care in order to maximum deductions.
If you don’t know who to contribute to you can use the forms below to use to directly donate to other members (clients, vendors, friends, etc.) of the Tax Goddess family!
PRIVATE SCHOOL CREDITS: Link to donate: Tax Goddess Scholarship Fund
PUPLIC SCHOOL CREDITS – Scottsdale School District – Link to donate: Click Here
PUBLIC SCHOOL CREDITS – Cherokee Elementary School – Click here to download form.
FOSTER CARE CREDITS: Foster Care Charitable Organization Tax Credit Donations (Donate Here)
You can find more information on the tax credit and a link to the Department of Education sponsored listing of the public and charter schools.
Extracurricular activities are school sponsored activities that require enrolled students to pay a fee in order to participate. To determine if an extracurricular activity is tax credit eligible and other guidelines click on the following link:
Information on the tax credit and a list of School Tuition Organizations can be found at: http://www.azdor.gov/TaxCredits/SchoolTaxCreditsforIndividuals.aspx#private
Link to donate: https://apesf.org/donate/
A list of Qualifying Foster Care Charitable Organization in Arizona can be found at:
Qualifying Charitable Organizations
(Formerly Working Poor)
An individual income tax credit is also available for contributions that provide assistance to the working poor. You can learn more about by visiting: https://azdor.gov/tax-credits/contributions-qualifying-charitable-organizations
For a general listing of Qualifying Charitable Organizations please visit:
TAX CREDIT AMOUNTS
New 2018 limits and due dates: (remember, make contributions before 12/31/18 to have them count for 2018 returns!)
|Type of Credit||Donation due date for tax year 201||Single / Head of Household cap||Married Filing Joint cap||Which nonprofits can I donate to for this credit?|
|Qualifying Charitable Organization
(formerly Working Poor)
|4/15/2019||$400.00||$800.00||2018 Qualifying Charitable Organizations|
|Foster Care Charitable Organization||4/15/2019||$500.00||$1,000.00||2018 Foster Care Organizations|
|Public School Tax Credit||4/15/2019||$200.00||$400.00||Look up Arizona public schools here|
|Private School Tuition Tax Credit (Forms 323 and 348)||4/16/2019||$1,107.00 ($555 – Form 323;$552 – Form 348)||$2,213.00 ($1,110 – Form 323;$1,103 – Form 348)||2018 School Tuition Organizations qualified for the Arizona tax credits|