Arizona Charitable Tax Credit

Redirect your tax dollars to support affordable housing

Information and FAQs


Because Habitat qualifies as an eligible charity, donations to Habitat are eligible for a dollar-for-dollar tax credit of up to $400 for single and $800 for joint filers.


To Claim the Credit You Must:
• be an Arizona resident
• complete Arizona tax form 321 to file with your state tax return
• postmark contributions or make them online by April 15th


Do I have to itemize to claim Charitable Tax Credits?
No, You do not have to itemize deductions to claim a credit for contributions.


Can I take the Working Poor Tax Credit if I take the School Tax Credit?
Yes, they are separate credits and you are allowed to take advantage of both


How do I know Habitat qualifies for the credit under this program?
Qualifying organizations are required to send the Department of Revenue a self-certification letter stating that they meet all qualifying criteria. The Department in turn publishes a list of self-certified organizations. You can request a list from Department of Revenue in Phoenix at 602.255.3381 or you can go to the Arizona Department of Revenue website at


Note: Habitat is not a tax advisor. Contact a qualified tax advisor for advice on your taxes.

Still have questions?  Call us at 602-232-1072

Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona (Habitat) is dedicated to building, renovating and repairing simple, decent and affordable homes for families of modest means. For more than 30 years, Habitat has focused on providing solutions to the growing affordable housing crisis in Maricopa and Pinal counties.

Gifts from individuals, companies and faith groups provide the necessary funding needed to support the mission of Habitat for Humanity.

For questions regarding donations, email us using the contact form at right.


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