Right Way to Extend Charitable Deductions to Nonitemizers, The

Research Report

Right Way to Extend Charitable Deductions to Nonitemizers, The

February 28, 2000

Abstract

Senior Fellow Eugene Steuerle discuss how the extension of a charitable deduction to nonitemizers, if designed carefully, can increase giving moderately, while avoiding losses in revenues, increases in administrative burdens for taxpayers, and compliance problems for the IRS.

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