Maximize tax deductions with charitable donation

As the clock ticks down on 2013, you may still have one tax break available to you for the year — a deduction for charitable contributions.

End of year charitable contributions, either through money or donated goods, not only help a charity, but also provide an additional tax deduction. If you’d like to learn more about this area of tax deduction, check out one of the following websites:

American Bar Association: Discusses tax rules and contribution limits for giving to a tax-exempt charity. tinyurl.com/ABAGiving

Better Business Bureau: Provides comprehensive look at donation tax deductions, contribution, and groups that solicit donations. tinyurl.com/BBBGiving

Network for Good: Covers a range of tax topics related to charitable giving. http:/// tinyurl.com/GoodGiving

Nolo: Serves up info on charitable contributions and volunteer work. tinyurl.com/NoloGiving

Relief.org: Addresses five common questions regarding charitable donations and tax deductions. http:/// tinyurl.com/ReliefGiving

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