California Arts Council

State of California

Keep Arts in Schools


California taxpayers can directly contribute to the Keep Arts in Schools Fund through their California 2017 Individual Tax Returns (due by April 17, 2018) in the "Contributions" section.

The "Keep Arts in Schools Voluntary Contribution Fund" can be found in Voluntary Contribution Section 110 (425) of the "540" individual state tax-return form, and the minimum donation is just $1.

Click below to download a reminder form—we encourage you to print it and include it with your tax documents as a reminder to donate to the Keep Arts in Schools Fund when you file.

Using TurboTax? Click here for the step-by-step directions on how to donate.