AZ Charitable Tax Credit

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It costs you nothing to donate to the good work of the James Family Prescott YMCA. Donate now to the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club and you can designate 100% of your gift to the James Family Prescott YMCA and reduce your state tax bill!

A tax credit reduces your final tax liability. Your donation comes right off the top of your state tax bill, reducing the amount of money you owe.

When using your Arizona tax credit, it costs you nothing to donate to the good work of the James Family Prescott YMCA.

  • Write your donation check of up to $800 ($400 if single/head of household) payable to the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club.
  • Complete the Lions Club form designating 100% of your gift to the James Family Prescott YMCA Scholarships for Kids.
  • Complete AZ Tax Form 321.
  • You can participate in this Tax Credit AND school tax credits.

As the leading non-profit for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y works side-by-side with our neighbors every day to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. To do our important work, the Y relies on support from members, donors, volunteers and community leaders.

When you are involved with the Y, you help bring about lasting personal and social change. Whether you want to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve your or your family's health and well-being, or give back and support your neighbors, your involvement with the Y will positively impact those in your community.

Make your gift by April 15, 2018 to claim credit on your 2017 Arizona income tax.
How It Works

The Arizona Charitable Tax Credit allows you to receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit, up to $400 (single/head of household) and $800 (married filing jointly) on your Arizona state income tax when you make a donation to the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club and direct your gift to the James Family Prescott YMCA Scholarships for Kids.

What You Do

  • Click here and print the contribution form
  • Complete the form and make your check payable to the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club
  • Send the form and your contribution to the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club, PO Box 985, Prescott, AZ 86302
  • Or visit Prescott Sunrise Lions and pay online After clicking on their "donate now" box, it takes you to PayPal. Please click on "Designate where your donation will go" and type in "YMCA Scholarships for Kids" before completing the process
  • Complete AZ Tax Form 321 when filing your AZ tax return.
What Happens Next?
  • You will receive a receipt from the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club
  • 100% of your donation will go to the James Family Prescott YMCA Scholarships for Kids
  • Your gift will help support families in the quad cities

Can I Still Give to my Child's School?

Yes. The Charitable Tax Credit may be taken in addition to the School Tax Credit


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Important Note: The Prescott Sunrise Lions Club and the James Family Prescott YMCA are not tax advisors. Contact a qualified tax professional for expert advice on your specific tax situation. For more information on this tax credit (ARS 43-1088), please contact the AZ Department of Revenue at 602-255-3381 or visit their website.

Please Contact:Damon Olsen for more information:

James Family Prescott YMCA
Damon Olsen, Executive Director
750 Whipple St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928-445-7221 x216
Fax: 928-445-5135
Email: damon.olsen@prescottymca.org


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