Want a quick boost to help you get well ahead in your Mason Jar Vacation Challenge? Sell and donate your crap - pocketing cash, a tax deduction, or both!
Lately, the wife and I have been doing some cleaning out. We’re not going totally minimalist, but we’ve already sold and donated better than two carloads of crap.
In return, we’ll take the maximum tax deduction of $500 on our income tax returns and pocket roughly $300 from the other things we’re selling.
If you do this, you’ll end up with a cleaner, more functional space that makes your life simpler and easier. And, you’ll just plain feel better.
To help guide you with your decision-making on what stays or goes, try this:
“If it’s not functional or beautiful, toss it!