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Help keep an otter happy! It’s not too late for California residents to “check the box” on state tax forms to help save sea otters. The fund supports researchers and partners trying to understand the issues facing the threatened southern sea otter—and help the population recover.
Just a few weeks left! California residents, please “check the box” on your state tax form to help save sea otters! The fund supports researchers and partners who are working to understand the impacts facing the threatened southern sea otter, and to find ways to recover the population in California. (Gerry Lemmo)
It’s not too late! Help save sea otters when filing your California tax return!
Help Sea Otters with California Tax Check-Off
Californians, did you know you can help save sea otters when filing your California Resident Income Tax Return? The Fund supports researchers and federal and state agencies working to understand what’s threatening sea otters and to find ways to help them recover.
When filling out your California income tax form 540, look for line 410 labeled California Sea Otter Fund, under Voluntary Contributions. Enter whatever amount you wish to donate ($1.00 or more).
The California State Sea Otter Fund passed, and not just by a whisker! The fund now has $288,817 to support sea otter research and conservation in 2012. Thanks for checking the box on your state tax form! If you’ve yet to file for 2011, you can still contribute.