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issue and I'm going to try my best to help you understand or resolve it.
Contributions to candidates and political organizations are not tax deductible
. However, there are some charities such as the Heritage Foundation that are 501 (c) (3) organizations and donations to those organizations. They may not deduct to specific candidates but they can support various ballot initiatives.
More resources on this topic can be found HERE
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