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I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

 
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Level 20

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

Inherited items are NOT income and are not reported on an income tax return.  Now the donation may be deductible if you itemize deductions. 

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Level 20

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

Inherited items are NOT income and are not reported on an income tax return.  Now the donation may be deductible if you itemize deductions. 

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Level 19

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

Such items - trucks or other valuable property - are reported on an NJ Transfer Inheritance Tax Return. It is a very nasty tax.
Level 20

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

Seek professional help with that NJ form.
Level 20

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

How do we know OP is in NJ?
Level 19

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

Of course, we don't. I'm just venting.
Level 20

I inherited my brother's truck, clothes and household items and donated them all to Salvation Army. Are these donations income or distributions from my brother's estate?

As a fellow NJ resident, I emphatize.