Child Care Contribution 50% State Tax Credit

///Child Care Contribution 50% State Tax Credit
Child Care Contribution 50% State Tax Credit 2017-08-25T16:52:39+00:00
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Donations to our Life Connections’ Adoption/Child Placement Program qualify for this 50% Child Care Contribution state income tax credit.

What does that mean for you?

The Details

  • All donations to Catholic Charities are tax-deductible as allowed by law, but donations to our Life Connections’ Adoption/Child Placement Program receives the added benefit of this 50% Colorado state tax credit.
  • Any donation amount qualifies for this tax credit.  Excess tax credits may be carried forward for up to 5 years.

Note: situations vary; please consult your tax adviser.

Example using 28% tax rate:

Donation $1,000
Colorado Income Tax Credit $500
Federal & State Income Tax Deduction* $173
Total Tax Savings $673
After Tax Investment of giving $1,000 $327

*Federal Tax deduction is lowered because of the add-back effect of reduced state tax

How to Donate

  • Make a credit card donation on this page
  • Make a secure phone donation, call 719-866-6422.
  • Mail-in a check

Make checks payable to Catholic Charities and indicate “Life Connections” on the memo line.

Mailing address:

Catholic Charities
228 North Cascade Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

For more information, call Catholic Charities

at 719-866-6422.

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Help a Child. Donate Here & Receive a 50% State Contribution Credit.