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drdeb
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Are donations to a personal fundraiser(a crtically ill child for medical expenses) deductible?

 
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Anita01
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Are donations to a personal fundraiser(a crtically ill child for medical expenses) deductible?

Donations to benefit a specific individual are not tax deductible, sorry.

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Anita01
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Are donations to a personal fundraiser(a crtically ill child for medical expenses) deductible?

Donations to benefit a specific individual are not tax deductible, sorry.

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noodad
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Are donations to a personal fundraiser(a crtically ill child for medical expenses) deductible?

@Anita01 is correct -- according to IRS Publication 526: "The contributions must be made to a qualified organization and not set aside for use by a specific person."

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