The SUNY Impact Foundation Charitable Tax Program

What is it?

  • A time-limited opportunity to support SUNY Morrisville and receive a substantial tax benefit – both a credit and deduction.

Tax Benefits

  • NY State: 85% of the qualified contribution is a tax credit and 15% of the qualified contribution can be a deduction. A NYS donor gets the benefit of both a deduction and credit on NYS tax filing.
  • Federal: 15% of the qualified contribution can be a deduction.


  • Donor requests an online application from SUNY Morrisville.
  • Donor receives authorization from SUNY Impact Foundation.
  • Donor makes qualified donation to the Foundation by September 30, 2023 (preferred application deadline).
  • Donor submits certified receipt to accounted for tax filing.
  • Funds will be sent to SUNY Morrisville in February 2024.

Qualifying Donations

  • Minimum donation of $10,000 and maximum of $100,000 per donor/tax filing
  • Only individuals are eligible. Donations from family foundations, corporations, S-corps will not qualify.
  • In-kind donations do not qualify

Ways to Donate

  • Cash (check or wire transfer)
  • Stocks: evaluated value on the day of receipt is the actual donation amount regardless of its value the day donor submitted their request to their agent
  • Combination of cash and stock


  • Sept 30 – Preferred application deadline
  • Nov. 21 – Last day for stock transfer
  • Nov. 30 – All donations must be received by SUNY Impact Foundation

To begin the process, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 315.684.6020.