Tax Credit Donations
The Chandler CARE Center Children's Medical and Dental Clininc is a qualified charitable organization (QCO - formerly working poor). Your tax credit donation may be taken as* a dollar-for-dollar credit on your Arizona income taxes and helps provide no-cost medical and dental care for vulnerable children in low-income households.
Your donation goes directly to supporting Chandler children in need.
$400 can provide medical appointments for about 30 uninsured children, including well-child checks, sick visits, and treatment of chronic conditions such as asthma.
$800 can provide 16 restorative dental appointments to uninsured children, including treatment of pain and infection, fillings, root canals, and crowns.
To donate online, please visit the Chandler Compadres website at this link. Be sure to select 'Chandler CARE Center' from the list of beneficiaries.
To donate via check, please print this form, complete all information, and return to the CARE Center.
Donations to a QCO of up to $400 for single/head of household/married filing separate OR $800 for married filing joint are eligible for the credit. Any amount up to the maximum may be applied, up to your tac liability. Donations made by the tax filing deadline may be applied to the prior year (state ONLY) or the year in which the donation is made.
Your donation to the Clinic can be made in addition to the school extracurricular tax credit donation. Both may be claimed in the same tax year.
The QCO desgination applies ONLY to donations made to the CARE Center's Children's Medical and Dental Clinic. Donations made to other CARE Center programs may qualify as a tax deduction and lower your tax liability.
*Always consult with a tax professional with questions related to tax credits and deductions.