Designate a Qualifying Charitable Organization or Qualifying Foster Care Charitable Organization and reduce dollar-for-dollar what you pay in Arizona income tax.
Arizona Charitable Tax Credit
Give to a qualified charity that provides immediate basic needs to residents of Arizona who receive temporary assistance for needy families (TANF) benefits, are low income residents of Arizona, or are children who have a chronic illness or physical disability and get a dollar-for-dollar Arizona state income tax credit. Couples who file jointly can reduce their state taxes by up to $938. Individuals or head of household filers can claim a tax credit of up to $470. Your donation may also be claimed as a charitable deduction on your federal income tax.
Arizona Foster Care Tax Credit
Take advantage of this tax credit opportunity and help kids in foster care. The Arizona Foster Care Tax Credit allows your donations to qualifying organizations to be a 100% tax credit and will reduce, dollar-for-dollar, the amount you owe for state income tax. Couples who file jointly can give any amount up to $1173 and receive the tax credit. Individuals or head of household filers can claim a tax credit of up to $587. Your donation may also be claimed as a charitable deduction on your federal income tax.
Click 2023 Qualifying Charitable Organizations for a list of SECC charities that qualify. Click 2023 Qualifying Foster Care Charitable Organizations for a list of SECC charities that qualify for the foster care tax credit. Or visit the Arizona Department of Revenue for more information on how to qualify.
For a complete list of all 2023 approved charities, click here.