General FAQ about Car Donation




To donate a car for the purpose of charity is very much kind act. Itís a great virtue in fact. If are thinking to donate your car in this holy way but are not sure about many things and have questions about the process that how your donation will help the deserving people. Here are many some genuine FAQís with detailed answers about this process.

Which Car Can Be Donated?

This is the question asked by a large number of people but the answers are very much easy. Every organization has it own way of working so it is on them that which type of vehicle they accept. But of the time they prefer cars, trucks, boats, RV's, motor homes and motorcycles. So itís your duty to choose the organization which can take the type of car you are donating.

The Car Has Failed the emission test, can it be denoted?

A car which can never start rather than covering some distance, still you can denote it and your donation will keep a great regard. Many of the vehicles can be repaired and can be made working with a small cost this is why many the organizations ensure that they make the car in use rather than wasting it.

Is it need complicated documentation to donate my car?

Car donation does require a clear title document for the vehicle which is in other a No Objection Certificate for that vehicle. If you are unable to find these documents than simply other official DMV paperwork can solve the problem it will tell you are the original owner but car is donated.

Am I supposed to drop my car at the charity selected by me?

Itís all depending on the charity you have selected that which way they will adopt to pick the car given by you. It is general that many of the organizations will pick the car up without any extra charges. Some of the organizers give much respect to the Donor and call him up to ask about the time convenient for the person at which they can come and receive the car. Paperwork should be complete when the people come to receive your car. But if you will drop the car yourself it will make you more honored and more proud.

If the charity selected by me is not listed?

The answer is quite easy. If we have to make a list of the charities in United States and in Canada as well then will surly miss many of the names because itís not easy to get info about all the charities. You can donate to any church or any other organization you like.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Donations are under 501(c) [3] tax deductible because they are not for profit. Further info can be provided by Professional.

Will it be my responsibility to pay any fees after donating car?

The answer is a BIG NO because itís enough for you to donate a car. If the charity claims money then you should check it out whether itís a fraud or a true charity.