Things to Know About Deducting Charitable Contributions on a 2017 Tax Return

Taxpayers who give money or goods to a charity may be able to claim a deduction on their 2017 federal tax return, which basically reduces the amount of their taxable income. Here are some important facts about charitable donations:

Tax Filing Dates for 2018

Tax Filing Deadlines for 2018

Here are some of the most commonly used forms and due dates:


2018 Filing Due Date 

Form W-2 (electronic or mail)

Form 1065 – Partnerships