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Cell Phone Donation Information Canby OR

There are currently well over 100 million cell phones in the United States. Millions of them are sitting in desks and closets, having been replaced by newer versions. Cell phones contain materials that are very toxic when they degrade, which is leading to an environmental problem. Many people know this, but aren't sure what to do with old cell phones. Well, you can donate a phone.

Harold D. West (RFC®), CLU
(503) 597-2700
5285 Meadows Rd Ste 148
Lake Oswego, OR
Company
Sumner Financial Group Ltd
Qualifications
Education: MA
Years of Experience: 48
Membership
IARFC
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Pension Planning, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning, Annuities, Life Insurance, Charitable Planning, Asset Protection

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J&M Accounting Service
(503) 263-4705
218 SW 2nd Ave
Canby, OR
 
Tax Force
(503) 657-3196
191 Warner Parrott Rd
Oregon City, OR

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Jackson Hewitt
(503) 655-4487
1630 S. Beavercreek Rd. Ste B
Oregon City, OR

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Molalla Tax Svc
(503) 829-5576
219 E Main St
Molalla, OR

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Fred King, CFP
The H Group, Inc.
Portland, OR
Company
Company: Fee-Only Financial Planner ("No Commissions")
Type
Registered Investor: Yes
Education
Oregon State University
B.S., Business
Years Experience
Years Experience: 6
Service
Wealth Engineering,Income for Life/ Preserve Principal,Medicare Planning,Investment & Portfolio Management,Investment Consulting & Allocation Design,Insurance & Risk Management Planning,Retirement Income Distribution Planning,Education Funding & Financial Aid Planning,Fee-Only Comprehensive Financial Planning,Portfolio Engineering,IRA, 401k, Roth IRA, QDRO Rollovers,Alternative Investments,Retirement Planning,Long-Term Health Care Planning,Business Succession & Liquidation Planning,Estate Tax Pl

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Liberty Tax Service
(866) 871-1040
923 SW 4th Ave
Canby, OR

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Beaver Creek Tax Svc
(503) 557-0130
402 S Beavercreek Rd # 100
Oregon City, OR

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H&R Block
(503) 656-5552
814 7th St
Oregon City, OR

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(503) 632-6108
22044 S Beavercreek Rd
Beavercreek, OR

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Cell Phone Donation Information

Donate Phone

Whether you've picked up something new or just have an old cell phone, do you know you can donate it? Here's a primer on getting a tax deduction when you donate a phone.

There are currently well over 100 million cell phones in the United States. Millions of them are sitting in desks and closets, having been replaced by newer versions. Cell phones contain materials that are very toxic when they degrade, which is leading to an environmental problem. Many people know this, but aren't sure what to do with old cell phones. Well, you can donate a phone.

If you want a tax deduction when you donate a phone, you must donate it to a charitable organization. Legitimate charities are designated as 501(c)(3) organizations with the IRS, and will say as much in their paperwork. Most charities will accept just about anything if it can be converted into cash. You phone counts as such a thing.

When you donate a phone to a qualified charity, you can take a deduction. Generally, the deduction is the amount you paid for the phone reduced by 20 percent for each year of use. This is a general rule of thumb, so check with your tax professional to see if the IRS has issued any new guidelines. As always, make sure you get a receipt for the donation.

Before you charge ahead with your donation, make absolutely sure you've erased your data from the phone. Most manufacturers provide information on how to do this for particular models. Don't worry, it isn't difficult.

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