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Why doesn't my refund change after I enter or import my donations?

SOLVEDby TurboTax135Updated December 20, 2021

To get a tax benefit from your donations, the sum of all your itemized deductions, which also includes things like medical expenses and property taxes, must exceed your standard deduction amount. Until they do, you won't see a change in your refund.

The majority of taxpayers take the standard deduction instead of itemizing their deductions.

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