25% Enterprise Zone Tax Credit

///25% Enterprise Zone Tax Credit
25% Enterprise Zone Tax Credit 2018-02-06T10:48:57+00:00
a homeless man sleeping against a wall

Donations to Our Marian House Programs qualify for a 25% tax credit on your Colorado state income taxes.

What does that mean for you?

  • By donating specifically to our Marian House Programs, a large part of your donation comes back to you in various tax credits and deductions.

The Details

All donations to Catholic Charities are tax-deductible, but these particular programs qualify for added benefits to the donor on their Colorado state income taxes.

Below is an example savings table based on a  33% tax bracket:






Enterprise Zone Credit





Federal Tax Savings





Colorado Tax Savings





Returned to you at tax time





After tax cost of giving





*This information should not be construed as tax advice. 

Please consult your tax advisor as situations may vary.

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

Donations to These Marian House Programs Qualify

Donations of $250 or more to Marian House Programs qualify for the El Paso County Enterprise Zone 25% state income tax credit. In-kind and stock donations valued at $500 or more qualify for a 12.5% state income tax credit.

For questions, instructions or more information,
please call 719-866-6422.

Help those in Colorado who are homeless. Donate here and receive a state tax credit.

Contact Info

228 North Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Phone: (719) 636-2345

Fax: (719) 636-1216