Tag Archives: Donation

Event: Drexel APALSA 6th Annual Public Interest Experience Auction on 3/7/13- Seeking Donations | APABA-PA | 2/7/13

Each year, the Earle Mack School of Law hosts an auction for law students who take unpaid summer internships with public interest organizations. This auction tries to raise money to provide modest grants to students who are dedicated to helping … Continue reading

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California Couple Loses $18.5 Million Charitable Deduction on Technicality | Total Return | WSJ | Laura Saunders | 5/30/12

With regret, a U.S. Tax Court judge denied Joseph and Shirley Mohamed, a wealthy Sacramento, Calif., couple a deduction for $18.5 million they took after donating valuable properties to charity because they didn’t attach a proper appraisal to the donation … Continue reading

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Substantiating Charitable Deductions | LexisNexis | John Dedon | 2/3/12

  According to John Dedon: Taxpayers who claim income tax deductions for charitable contributions must request and obtain the written acknowledgement from the charity that the contribution was made. It is due by April 17, 2012, the time the income … Continue reading

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