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At a Glance

Tax Benefits

Indiana residents can earn a state tax credit on a gift to the University of Indianapolis. An individual is allowed a credit of 50 percent of the contribution or $100 (on a single return) or $200 (on a jointly filed return), whichever is less. Use the Indiana College Credit tax form (CC-40) to take advantage of this tax credit.

Indiana College Credit Tax Form (CC-40)

Tax Credit Calculator
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Note: Illustration is based on 2015 Tax Rates.

Filing a single return

Adjusted Gross Income Federal tax bracket *State tax credit **Federal tax benefit ***after tax cost of gift
$0 - $9,225 10%
$9,226 - $37,450 15%
$37,451 - $90,750 25%
$90,751- $189,300 28%
$189,301 - $411,500 33%
$411,501 - $413,200 35%
$413,201 or more 39.6%

Filing a joint return

Adjusted Gross Income Federal tax bracket *State tax credit **Federal tax benefit ***after tax cost of gift
$0 - $18,450 10%
$18,451 - $74,900

15%

$74,901- $151,200 25%
$151,201 - $230,450 28%
$230,451 - $411,500

33%

$411,501 - $464,850 35%
$464,851 or more 39.6%

Please contact Stephanie Hays-Mussoni in University Advancement for additional information on tax benefits.

*The state of Indiana gives residents a 50 percent tax credit on gifts up to a total of $200 for single filers and on gifts up to a total of $400 for joint filers. The state of Indiana gives residents a $100 tax credit on gifts over a total of $200 for single filers and a $200 tax credit on gifts over a total of $400 for joint filers.

**Applicable for those who itemize deductions. Please note that this schedule does not reflect the effect of the phaseout of itemized deductions for high income tax payers.

***This schedule is provided to illustrate potential tax savings. Individual tax situations vary; please consult your personal tax adviser.