Please support Maine Public Libraries by donating via your Maine Income Tax form. All you do is use the Schedule CP Charitable Contributions and Purchase of Park Passes.
Donating $5 or more is easy:
Go to your Maine Income Tax form. (Form 1040ME)
Locate Schedule CP which is used for voluntary charitable contributions to any of the organizations listed. [Schedule CP is also used to purchase a park pass for entry into Maine State Parks].
Go down to #8 – Maine Public Library Fund in section A.
Choose to donate _$5 _$10 _$25 or more.
Total your contributions (add lines 1-8) at line 9 in section A.
Go to section B. Park Passes, line 12. Total Contributions and Park Pass purchases. (add lines, 9, 10, and 11).
Transfer the total amount from line 12 on Schedule CP to line 31 on Form 1040ME.
Maine taxpayers using the I-File system will also see the Maine Public Library Fund on line 8 of the Schedule CP voluntary contributions page.
If you have any questions, see Maine Revenue Service (MRS) or consult your tax advisor.
All proceeds will help Maine’s Public Libraries to:
Purchase new eBook content
Expanding interlibrary loan support
Creating programs that all can attend
Supporting special consultant services from which all can benefit.
Thanks for supporting Maine Public Libraries!