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Boise State is designated a doctoral research institution with high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. We have strong ties to our community, region and the area’s industry leaders, and that leads to a multitude of opportunities for cultivating the personal and career growth of its students. Be a part of their success by making a gift today!

Take Advantage: Idaho Education Tax Credit

Donations to Boise State University qualify for a 50% tax credit — a reduction in the actual tax you owe. If you itemize your taxes, a donation to Boise State allows income tax deductions on both your state and federal returns, plus a 50% Idaho income tax credit

Tax Benefit Information

Your tax benefit is dependent on your personal income level and filing status. Please contact your tax consultant for additional information.

  • Idaho individuals may take up to 50% of a gift of $1,000 (a tax credit of $500)
  • Idaho married couples may take up to 50% of a gift of $2,000 (a tax credit of $1,000)
  • Idaho corporations may take up to 50% of a gift of $10,000 (a tax credit of $5,000)
Leave Your Legacy

Have You Considered a Planned Gift?

Generosity comes in many forms, and gift planning is often the best way to support important causes that matter the most to you in your life. And, it can be done at any age. Just started a family and getting your beneficiaries in order? Consider adding Boise State as a beneficiary. Looking to maximize your charitable contributions? Consider a gift of stock or IRA rollover. When you support Boise State University through a planned gift, you help us make a difference while leaving a lasting legacy.

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