Arizona Charitable Tax Credit
Use your AZ charitable tax credit to make a difference in your community.
When you give to Defenders of Children for the AZ Charitable Tax Credit, you make a direct impact in the life of someone in crisis. Your donation will directly provide:
- Life-saving advocacy and safety planning for victims of family violence
- Counseling for survivors of child abuse and human trafficking
- Legal representation and REAL access to justice
You will also qualify for a dollar-for-dollar tax credit up to $800 for married couples, or up to $400 for individuals. Plus, you can still qualify for the school, foster care, and veteran tax credits as well.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I claim this tax credit and still donate to the school and foster care tax credit programs?
Yes, they are separate tax credits. When you give to Defenders of Children for the AZ Charitable Tax Credit, you can still give to school, foster care, and veteran tax credits.
Do I have to donate exactly $400 for singles or $800 for married couples?
Amounts lower than $400 and $800 also qualify.
Must I itemize my taxes to take the credit?
You may claim the AZ Charitable Tax Credit even if you do not itemize.