Massachusetts State Charitable Tax Deduction

What is the State Charitable Tax Deduction? 

The State Charitable Deduction is a charitable contributions deduction that applies to all donations made from January 1, 2023—on. It includes all Massachusetts taxpayers, regardless of whether they itemize federally.

Why is it important for nonprofits? 

The Massachusetts deduction provides nonprofits with a new tool to promote giving and increase fundraising revenue. It has been long-supported by MNN.

Below, we’ve put together some resources to help you learn more about the deduction, and spread awareness of how this will positively impact nonprofits.

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