Re: G.S. Cookies/Charitable Contributions - HELP
Bruce E. Cobern (bec@PIPELINE.COM)
Sat, 17 Feb 1996 22:50:31 -0500
On Feb 17, 1996 09:09:08, 'Lynn Whited <whited@ASTROSUN.TN.CORNELL.EDU>'
>Our council paid $0.86/box to ABC for the cookies. Our cookies cost
>$2.50/box, that leaves $1.64/box that would be charitable
>contributions. Different councils charge different amounts for their
>cookies, and the amount paid to the cookie company varies, depending on
>company, incentives, and program activities used.
What the council pays for the cookies is irrelevant.
>But you might want to check with IRS or an accountant, this year our
>council also mentioned the cost of a comparable box in a store vs. the
>cost of the GS cookies...
This is the only part that has any affect on the amount of the charitable
Bruce E. Cobern
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City