RPAR volunteers get a tax deduction
The W-2 forms should be headed to your address, and the tax deadline will be here before you know it. And, I’ll bet you never thought you would read about tax deductions in a Ruston Parks and Recreation article.
Well, guess what? Louisiana offers a tax code that rewards volunteer service.
In 2007, House Bill 949 was introduced to provide for a tax deduction for persons who volunteer with a recreation department.