Refund Donations - Did You Know?

Did you know that you can donate to any of 22 funds when you file your Louisiana state individual income taxes?

The tax return includes the names of organizations to which you can donate all or part of your refund when you file your taxes electronically or with Form IT-540.

Each organization has its own line on Schedule D of the return. To make a donation, simply enter the desired amount of your refund on the appropriate line of the form according to the instructions.

Line Organization Line Organization
2 The Military Family Assistance Fund 13 The Louisiana Youth Leadership Seminar Corporation
3 Coastal Protection and Restoration Fund 14 Lighthouse for the Blind in New Orleans
4 The START Program 15 The Louisiana Association for the Blind
5 Wildlife Habitat and Natural Heritage Trust Fund 16 Louisiana Center for the Blind
6 Louisiana Cancer Trust Fund 17 Affiliated Blind of Louisiana, Inc.
7 Louisiana Animal Welfare Commission 18 Louisiana State Troopers Charities, Inc.
8 Louisiana Food Bank Association 19 Friends of Palmetto State Park
9 Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana 20 The American Rose Society
10 Louisiana Association of United Ways/LA 2-1-1 21 The Extra Mile
11 American Red Cross 22 Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission; U.S.S. Kidd
12 Louisiana National Guard Honor Guard for Military Funerals 23 Children’s Therapeutic Services at the Emerge Center