Will you please consider a monetary donation to the Arizona Center for Autism?
Your donations are used to help those less fortunate, who simply cannot afford to wait for their of lives to begin. It's a great cause, and we are proud to be a part of it. This year, with the current state of the economy, it's become even more important to raise money to keep the educational effort going.
We are a 501(c)(3) Organization
The IRS defines the Arizona Center for Autism (AzCA) as a charitable, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. This means that AzCA is a public charity that receives a substantial part of its income, directly or indirectly from the General Public.
Benefits of Donating to a Public Charity
Under IRC Section 170, individuals giving to a 501(c)(3) organization that is a public charity (e.g. the Arizona Center for Autism) may deduct contributions representing up to 50% of the donor's adjusted gross income (AGI) if the individual itemizes on his federal tax returns.
Corporations may deduct all contributions to 501(c)(3) organizations up to an amount normally equal to 10% of their taxable income.
Donate now, get your money back when you file your taxes!
Arizona Revised Statute § 43-1089.01 allows each state taxpayer to donate up to $200 per year to public schools in support character education programs and claim a dollar-for-dollar state tax credit. Married couples filing joint tax returns may donate and claim a tax credit of up to $400 per year ($200 per person). Those who are married and filing separately each qualify for a $200 maximum state tax credit.