An extra 5 billion in charitable donations was reported to the IRS in households throughout Michigan, in 2014. The Associated Press reports that the average household in Michigan donated about 3 percent of their income to charity. According to Mlive, IRS numbers are the best window to individual giving, but the data is limited to just those who file a Schedule A, allowing them to itemize deductions.

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