I think it is pretty much certain that this is still the case. That would be monster news in the art
world if those regulations changed.
On 9/20/13 10:29 AM, Lynette Cook wrote:
> Can someone please confirm that current tax law still states that artists may deduct only the
> materials used in a work of art donated for an auction (as opposed to the retail/full price)? As far
> as I know this has never changed, but I want to double check my facts before I call someone's
> attention to misleading wording in a request for artworks. My question is about artists donating
> their own art.
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