When you donate your used items, not only is it good for your closet, and the environment, but it’s also beneficial for your taxes. According to the IRS, you are able to deduct charitable contributions made to qualified organizations. This means that donating your used items to 9pickup can get you a tax-deductible receipt. Wondering how to make a tax-deductible donation? Keep reading to learn more!
Ready to donate some lightly used items?
Get your donations picked up for free, and receive a tax deduction for your donated items. This year is a great time to consider donating your used items because of the increase in the value assigned to tax deductions for charitable donations to certified charities and organizations.
Now is a good time to make a tax-deductible donation!
The deduction increased to $300 per person rather than per tax return. This means that a married couple filing jointly could deduct up to $600 of donations without having to itemize. This makes it much easier and much more beneficial.
As long as your items are in fairly new/good condition you are able to deduct their market value on your tax return. That way, you also benefit from donating items making the entire process a win-win.
Make sure before you donate that the items are in good condition before scheduling your pickup. We are not able to accept items in poor condition. Check here for a list of our acceptable items.
Easy donation pick-ups!
While terms like IRS and tax-deductible can seem confusing, and induce stress, there is no need to worry. 9Pickup comes to you and picks up your donations for free. We also write you a tax-deductible receipt for your donations. This makes the process as simple as possible for those looking to donate. Giving back shouldn’t be complicated, which is why we tried to simplify the process as much as we could.
What items are considered tax deductible donations?
- Kitchen items
- Bedroom furniture
- Outdoor furniture
- Books, and more.
If you are interested in donating your used items to 9pickup , contact us and schedule your free pickup today!