Tax Advantaged Giving

Extra Credit For Outstanding Contributions

Make your philanthropic contributions count. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic is an El Paso County Enterprise Zone project, which means your gift may be eligible for a state income tax credit equal to 25% of your donation. When combined with federal charitable income tax deductions, your generous bequest to the Philharmonic can result in substantial tax savings.  

For more details, download our step-by-step instructions

Questions? Call (719) 575-9632.

Your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.


  • Minimum donation $250
  • Checks only, no credit cards
  • Gifts of publicly traded stock are accepted, however with a lower tax credit (12.5%). Contact the Philharmonic to inquire about giving appreciated stock via the Enterprise Zone.

How to Give

  • Make check payable to “El Paso County Enterprise Zone”
  • Note “CS Philharmonic” in your check’s memo line
  • Include your Social Security Number or State Tax ID (Required by CO State)
  • Send your gift to Colorado Springs Philharmonic, PO Box 1266, Colorado Springs, CO 80901-1266