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Subject:  Re: Item purchased for a charity Date:  2/25/2012  6:29 PM
Author:  TMFPMarti Number:  115234 of 127989

I'm looking for guidance on deductions for items purchased for a charity (my kids' school). The items fall in two categories: classroom supplies/equipment from teacher wish lists (not just my own kids' classrooms) and unreimbursed expenses for school events that my husband and I helped with.

IMO the former are donations of non-cash property, and the latter are unreimbursed expenses, which are treated the same as cash on your return.

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