Allows Americans to deduct from their 2013 taxes charitable donations made between 1/1/14 nd 4/15/14 to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Without this bill, a person would have to wait until the following year to claim such a deduction.
- EnactedMarch 25th, 2014The President signed this bill into law
- The senate Passed March 25th, 2014Passed by Voice Vote
- The house Passed March 24th, 2014Passed by Voice Vote
House Committee on Ways and MeansHouse Committee on the BudgetIntroducedDecember 12th, 2013
- house Committees
What is it?
-For donations via phone/text, a contribution meets IRS record-keeping requirements if the taxpayer produces a telephone bill showing the name of the donee organization and the date and amount of the contribution.