Dropoff time extended for tax credit donations
Offices of the Tempe Union High
School District will be open from 9 a.m.
to 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, for the
convenience of those who wish to drop
off last-minute tax-credit donations.
Contributors who drop by will be
treated to refreshments. The required
forms are available at www.tuhsd.k12.
az.us, and staff will be available to
Donations also can be made online.
The Arizona Tax Credit Program
allows Arizona taxpayers, regardless of
whether they have children in school,
to donate up to $400 to a school of
their choice in support of extracurricular
programs such as afterschool
clubs, sports, arts and music.
An individual filing a tax return may
contribute up to $200, and married
couples filing jointly may contribute up
Tax credits represent a dollar-fordollar
reduction in the actual state tax
owed, as compared to a tax deduction,
which reduces total taxable income
from which the tax owed is calculated.
TUHSD offices are at 500 W.