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Tax Deductions for Donations: Last-Minute Charity Suggestions For 2012

As fiscal cliff ambiguity continues, some donors are increasing charitable contributions, while others are delaying gifts until the fate of tax deductions is made more clear.
If you're donating this year, you're probably well aware that midnight on Dec. 31 marks the cut-off for receiving tax breaks, but you may be not be aware of the best resources for giving.
If you're scrambling to make a last-minute contribution, you're in good company. Network For Good reports a huge spike in giving from noon to 7 p.m. on December 31.
What's more, the online giving site reports 10 percent of its donations come in on the last two days of the year.
If you're looking for suggestions on donating to worthy causes and tips on making major gifts, check out these sites below...

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