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2009 Tax Deductions for 2010 Haiti Earthquake Relief Donations

Congress recently passed a law permitting taxpayers to claim a deduction on their 2009 tax return for contributions to charities providing earthquake relief in Haiti made before March 1, 2010. Under prior law, donations made following the January 12 earthquake would not be eligible for a deduction until the donor files their 2010 tax return.…Continue Reading