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The Green Life: Save Money By Going Green: Tax Deductions

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August 26, 2009

Save Money By Going Green: Tax Deductions

Tax deduction for charity Going green doesn’t just save the outside world; it also can save the hard-earned money in your bank account. This week, we’re dispensing advice about one of the more self-interested aspects of being green: keeping your cash.

Tip #3: Give Green

It’s only August, but many of us know we have a big bill to pay come April. To shave down that sum, and to ensure that your money goes to a cause you care about – the environment – consider making a tax-deductible donation to one of the many worthy nonprofits, such as the Sierra Club Foundation, working hard to save the planet. Yes, there’s an upfront cost to this one, but the write-off will be worth it.

Tell us: What are your favorite green write-offs?

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