Car Donation and Vehicle Donation answers
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information throughout this website. Below we have written the most
common questions we have answered over the years relating to car
donations. Please do not hesitate to Contact / Donate by
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Car Donation - Vehicle Donations FAQ
To make a car donation or
vehicle donation to charity, you may either
donate online by completing our easy to use charitable donation form, or simply
call Donate Car Online and our friendly staff will ask for some general information
such as car donation or vehicle donation type, where the charitable
vehicle donation is located, etc. This will only take a few minutes.
We will then arrange a convenient date to pick up your car donation or vehicle donation.
You do not have to be home at the time of pick up of your charitable donation;
however, you will need to tell our representatives where in the vehicle you plan
to leave the title and the keys. They will leave you a temporary receipt showing
they have picked up the car donation or vehicle donation to charity on
behalf of Donate Car Online.
Once we have received your
car donation or vehicle donation and title,
Donate Car Online will then provide you an IRS tax form and charitable donation
receipt within 30 business days of the final disposition of your donation.
If your donated vehicle runs, you may drive it to us, and we will complete a
temporary charitable donation receipt while you wait, or, as with any car
donation or vehicle donation, we will tow it in at no cost to you.
|What type of vehicles can I donate to charity?
Car donations, trucks, boats, RVs, trailer and fleet
vehicles all accepted.
|What do I need to do to donate my car or vehicle to your charity?
We'd like the title to your car donation or vehicle donation. But, if you
do not have title papers call us anyway, other arrangements can be made in most
|Will you pick up my car donation or vehicle donation in all 50 states?
Yes! We can pick up your charitable donation in every state (some restrictions
|How is the value of my car donation or vehicle donation
We can refer you to IRS Publication that sets forth the manner in
which the IRS requires you to determine the value of your car
donation, vehicle donation or donated property. You can review this
IRS publication 4303
If your car donation or vehicle donation is worth more than $5,000 you
will need an appraisal for tax purposes. We can arrange to have your car
donation or vehicle donation to charity valued by an independent appraiser
and provide you with all the necessary documentation to properly claim your tax
|How will the car donation or vehicle donation to charity be picked up?
At the scheduled time, we will arrange the proper vehicle to tow your car, boat,
truck, RV or travel trailer.
|How long will it
take to pick up my car donation or vehicle donation?
As soon as you contact us, we can normally pick up your charitable donation
within a few days. If you need your car donation or vehicle donation to
charity picked up sooner, we can make those arrangements.
|How can I contact
Donate Car Online?
You can fill out our online
charitable donation form
or call Toll free at 1(888) 228-7320