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'Tis the season (almost) to think about charitable contributions. Last year, Americans gave a record $358.4 billion dollars to charity. Individuals actually gave about 80% of the total, with foundations and corporations combined accounting for only 20%. Have you made your donations yet? Tell us about what you're planning to give!