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Subject:  Re: Charitable Contributions from an IRA Date:  5/24/2013  11:36 PM
Author:  CABob Number:  72277 of 76418

For most people the QCD would seem to offer no advantage compared to taking the mandatory distribution and then donating it to charity for a deduction.
If one does not itemize deductions the QCD reduces income thereby reducing tax.

Bob
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