Many take up a cause and travel to a place where they can help those in need. This is a great way to give back and to get a small tax benefit for your service. Here is a few tips for those who volunteer with a charitble organization.
Most charities realize that individuals are more apt to make a donation towards the end of the tax year than ealier in the year. Factor in the holidays and even more reason to think that Americans will be generous at year end.