Charitable Contributions and College Admissions: A Proposal

165 Tax Notes Federal 1453

Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper

4 Pages Posted: 31 Jan 2020

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Joel S. Newman

Wake Forest University - School of Law

Date Written: December 2, 2019

Abstract

Payments of $20,000 or more to colleges should be denied charitable contribution deductions when (1) the child or grandchild of the payer has applied for admission and (2) the payment is made during the year in which the application is considered.

Keywords: tax, education, charity, college admissions

Suggested Citation

Newman, Joel S., Charitable Contributions and College Admissions: A Proposal (December 2, 2019). 165 Tax Notes Federal 1453, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3514715

Joel S. Newman (Contact Author)

Wake Forest University - School of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109
United States

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