YOUR AZ TAX CREDIT can help foster children

Arizona taxpayers may support children in foster care through a donation to Child Crisis Arizona as a Qualifying Foster Care Organization (QFCO) until Tuesday, April 17, 2018* and receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit against your 2017 state tax liability.

The limits for 2017 Charitable Foster Care Tax Credit allow for up to $500 for single filers and up to $1,000 married/joint filing.

FAQ’s for Arizona State Taxpayers

Beginning with the 2016 tax year, credit eligible contributions made to a Qualifying Charitable Organization or Qualifying Foster Care Charitable Organization that are made on or before April 16th (the 15th day of the fourth month following the close of the taxable year) may be applied to either the current or the preceding taxable year and is considered to have been made on the last day of that taxable year.

NOTE: Because calendar year filers have until April 17, 2018, to file their 2017 tax return, these taxpayers also have until April 17, 2018, to make qualifying contributions and claim these credits on their 2017 Arizona return. Donations made in 2018 are not deductible on 2017 federal filings. Please consult with a tax advisor.. The tax credits are available only available to individuals who file taxes in Arizona. 

Click here for a printable donation form.

Tax ID #86-0324144.

For more information please visit the State of Arizona Department of Revenue at AZDOR.GOV.

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