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Allow govt donations to count as tax credit

Imagine your kitten was stuck in a tree, and a fireman helped rescue it down. Touched by their kindness, you decided to make a donation to your local fire dept. Or, imagine your son decided to join the US Army 5 years ago. Looking back, you are proud of the man he has become, and decide you'd like to make a donation to the Army. Or, imagine that it was always your dream to visit South Africa and see the elephants, rhinos,... more »

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elliminate the tax break for Photo Voltative solar.

PV solar is not economoincal in any part of the US except the South west, when you put all the cost together. Get Uncle Sam out of the Buisness of subisdizing an activity that does not make economic sense. We do not import any energy source that is converted into electirc power so this does not help our balance of payments or energy security.

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Donated Leave should be tax deductable as a charitable donation

Donated leave to help a federal employee should be consider the same as a donation to an approved charity. If an employee itemizes their tax return, then the value of the donated leave should be included in the list of deductions. If an employee with an hourly rate of $50/hr donates 10 hours then $500 is considered a charitiable donation and can be added to the list of deductions.

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