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Earn Tax Credit

Support Arts Discovery, Earn Tax Credit through PA EITC

The Educational Improvement Tax Credit, a program offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), allows eligible businesses to receive significant tax credits when they contribute to state-qualified educational programming at People’s Light.

The tax credit is equal to 75% of the charitable contribution, but can go as high as 90% if a business commits to the same contribution two consecutive years, up to a maximum of $300,000 per taxable year.

Is your Business Eligible?
Your business may be eligible to apply if it pays any of the following Pennsylvania taxes:

• Corporate Net Income Tax
• Capital Stock Franchise Tax
• Bank and Trust Company Shares Tax
• Title Insurance Companies Shares Tax
• Insurance Premiums Tax
• Mutual Thrift Institutions Tax

Approved programs within Arts Discovery at People’s Light include:
■ Arts Discovery High School ■ Artist-in-Residency Project ■ Teacher & Curriculum Project ■
■ New Voices Ensemble ■ Theatre School and Summerstage K-12 ■

To apply and to review the EITC Guidelines visit: EITC Business Guidelines and Application

For information on PA EITC contact Dawn Elyse Warden, Director of Corporate Relations & Special Events 610.647.1900 ext. 103, or email