Colorado Child Care Contribution Tax Credit | Blessing From Giving

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Child Care ContributionHelp a Child

Donations to Child Care Contribution qualify for this 50% state income tax credit.

What does that mean for you?

By donating specifically to Child Care Contribution, a large part of your donation comes back to you in various tax credits and deductions. The Child Care Contribution supports childcare support and information dissemination, childcare expense assistance for qualifying client families, adoptions/child placement, and other eligible childcare expenses.

The Details

All donations to Catholic Charities are tax-deductible as allowed by law, but donations to Child Care Contribution receive 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 32% tax rate:

Colorado Income Tax Credit$500
Federal & State Income Tax Deduction*$191
Total Tax Savings$691
After-Tax Investment of giving $1,000$309

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

For more information from the State of Colorado on this tax credit, please click here.

Donate Here & Receive
a 50% State Tax Contribution Credit

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How to Donate

Make a credit card donation using the form on this page

Make a secure phone donation by calling 719-866-6539.

Mail-in a check

  • Make checks payable to Catholic Charities and indicate “Child Care Contribution” on the memo line.
  • Mailing address:

Catholic Charities
228 North Cascade Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903