Scouts-L Mail Archive for December of 1999: Re: Deductability of Contribuitons
Re: Deductability of Contribuitons
Donald R Izard
Sat, 18 Dec 1999 17:27:46 -0500
Are you certain this is true? Even if the troop or pack gets
"registered" with the IRS - which some do . . .
If this is true - then I think it stinks. The real scouting
occurs in PACKs and TROOPS - NOT at national or council!
On Thu, 16 Dec 1999 GMarmet@AOL.COM wrote:
> Second, the technical answer is very clear: contributions to a Cub pack are
> NOT deductible, because they benefit individual scouts, not scouting. To
> benefit Scouting the contributions must be made to the Council or National.