Legal Junkies Forums

#1 Community for Legal Questions and Answers

Go Back   Legal Junkies Forums > NONPROFIT LAW and FUNDRAISING > Starting a Nonprofit

Register FAQ Tags Members List Social Groups Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Layout




Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-16-2019, 07:33 AM   #1
Junior Member
nallsom632's Flag is: United States
Join Date: Oct 2019
Posts: 1
Default Foreign nonprofit and US tax deduction

I received an inquiry to donate to a nonprofit in India.
I like the mission but is such a donation tax exempt under US laws if the entity is in India and not in the US?

I am a US citizen and I would really strongly prefer the tax deduction if I make the contribution.

Thank you for any info you may have!
nallsom632 is offline   Reply With Quote

Did you find this post helpful? Yes | No
Old 10-17-2019, 03:53 AM   #2
Top Level Member
AFFA's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 23,384
Default Re: Foreign nonprofit and US tax deduction

I wish to inform you that you may not receive tax benefit for contribution made to foreign non profit. In this generally foreign non profit may not be registered with IRS and hence tax deduction benefit may not be availed.

AFFA is offline   Reply With Quote

Did you find this post helpful? Yes | No


This thread has 1 reply and has been viewed 388 times

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads

Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
$500 deduction from wages Matthias Salary and Workers Compensation 3 10-02-2013 01:11 PM
Bribing Foreign Government: But Who’s a ‘Foreign Official?’ FCPA to Get Key Test WSJ Law Blog Law News 0 02-22-2011 03:50 PM
Foreign nonprofit doing business in the state of Nevada Unregistered Other Nonprofit Law Issues 3 02-12-2010 12:37 PM
Deduction of pay for damage Kaydi Other Labor Law Matters 0 12-08-2009 01:50 PM
Tax deduction chicago Law Articles 1 11-08-2008 02:11 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:22 AM.

Use of the Forums is subject to our Disclaimer. Copyright 2009-2019 by