Donations from America

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Are you a US taxpayer? Donate to the London Transport Museum through CAFAmerica and you may qualify for tax deductions.

We are a heritage preservation and educational charity. As a charity, we rely on the active support of business partners, grant-giving bodies and most importantly individuals like you to care for our nearly 500,000 objects, create exciting exhibitions and grow our education programmes.

For donations greater than $500, you can make your gift via CAFAmerica, which is registered in the US as a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organisation.

CAFAmerica will charge an administrative fee of 8% of the first $100,000; 4% of the next $200,000; 1% of all funds over $300,000 for handling your donation and forwarding it to the Museum.

How to donate

Online

US taxpayers and Dual taxpayers can donate online using a credit card.

  1. Please follow this link and put London Transport Museum where it asks for Organisation Name.
  2. Fill in your name and address details. Click Submit.
  3. Fill in your credit card details. Click Submit.
  4. CAFAmerica will send a receipt and instruct you on how to claim your income tax deduction.

By Post

US tax payers can donate by post with credit card, check or wire/stock transfer.

  1. Please download the form here to leave your donation now
  2. For the section ‘I suggest my gift be used to support’, please indicate The London Transport Museum (UK registered charity no. 1123122)
  3. Sign and return, with your payment to: CAF America, 1800 Diagonal Road, Suite 150, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Thank you for your support of the London Transport Museum.

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