Letter to the editor - Keep documentation on charitable donations
Last updated 12/3/2020 at 9:46am
As we approach the end of 2020 you may be thinking about donating to one of Montana’s charities. Your donation helps these organizations provide critical services and this year many need your help.
In addition to helping charities, your donation can earn a tax deduction. It is critical that you have the correct documents with the correct language for your donation to qualify. IRS rules require that the correct documentation be obtained before the earlier of:
a. The date you file your return for the year you make the contribution; or
b. The due date, including extensions, for f...