Use your AZ charitable tax credit to make a difference in your community
When you give to Defenders of Children for the AZ Charitable Tax Credit, you make a direct impact on the life of someone in crisis. You will also qualify for a dollar-for-dollar tax credit of up to $841 for married couples or up to $421 for individuals. Plus, you can still qualify for the school, foster care, and veteran tax credits as well.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I claim this tax credit and still donate to the school and foster care tax credit programs?
Yes, they are separate tax credits. When you give to Defenders of Children for the AZ Charitable Tax Credit, you can still give to school, foster care, and veteran tax credits.
Do I have to donate exactly $421 for singles or $841 for married couples?
Amounts lower than $421 and $841 also qualify.
Must I itemize my taxes to take the credit?
You may claim the AZ Charitable Tax Credit even if you do not itemize.