In the case of non-cash charitable gifts you need to be careful not to fall into several tax traps that may limit your deduction.
Since our first post on deductions that you may have missed, several more items have come to mind that we find clients tend to forget or just don’t know that they’re existent. Most clients either volunteer for some charity work, serve on the boards of private or public foundations, help out at a shelter,…Charitable organization, charity, port, Tax deduction, tax planning
As our golfer friends say, time is running out for a mulligan on any IRA distributions that were required by 12/31/12. The fiscal cliff law signed by the President on January 2 has a retroactive provision that could help you out of a jam if you forgot to take a RMD (required minimum distribution) from…charity, ira, required distribution