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Hello Fools,
Can I deduct charitable contributions that I made in 1998 on my 1999 tax return? I was not able to itemizem y deductions in 1998 tax return because other than the charitable contributions I'd no other itemized deduction which forced me to use the standard deduction which was higher.

In 1999 tax return I've home mortgage, property taxes and medical expenses to itemize and my question is can I add the charitable contributions (car donation worth ~ $2,000/-) to 1999 tax return?

Thanks in advance. I am also reading the IRS tax publications, so if I find out earlier I'll post my findings to this board.

Regards
Nikhil Bhat
nbhat@cisco.com
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