Other Ways to Give
Once you’ve alerted us, contact your broker to request the transfer of shares you intend to gift to Portland Baroque Orchestra’s account at Merrill Lynch: Account #31104F55, DTC: 8862.
Remember to claim your cultural tax credit! To claim your cultural tax credit by making a matching gift to the Oregon Cultural Trust! You can donate all you like to The Trust, but the tax credit is limited to $500 for an individual, $1,000 for a couple filing jointly and $2,500 for C-class corporations.
Expansion of Charitable Income Tax Deductions: “Above the Line” Charitable Income Deductions. For tax years beginning in 2020, eligible individuals may deduct up to $300 of qualified charitable contributions from their adjusted gross income. This deduction applies only to individuals who do not itemize and is for cash contributions to specific types of charities, with some exceptions. You can read more here.