YEAR END/2017 TAX INFORMATION
Contributions deducted on 2017 tax returns must be received on or before December. 31. The only exception is by mail postmarked in 2017. Backdated checks are not permissible. To ensure the deductibility of your church contributions, do not file your 2017 tax return before receiving a written acknowledgement of WOC giving, which is mailed by January 31, 2018.