The Area Agency on Aging, Region One, ELDERfriends®, and DOVES® are all on the list of charitable organizations that qualify under the Arizona Tax Credit for Contributions to Charities that Provide Assistance to the Working Poor. Your contribution to the Area Agency on Aging, ELDERfriends® and/or DOVES® may earn a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on your Arizona State Income Tax.
This is not merely a deduction, it is a tax credit. You can find the listing and information about the tax credit on the Arizona Department of Revenue website at www.azdor.gov. Click on Individual on the left side of the homepage, and then click on Charitable Tax Credit.In addition to the credit, your donation is also allowable as an itemized deduction to reduce your taxable income in your Federal Tax Return.
Donations can also be made via check or money order and sent to:
The Area Agency on Aging, Region One
1366 E. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85014
For more information please call the 24-hour Senior HELP LINE at (602) 264-HELP (4357).