Donate a Car in New York
Donate a Car 2 Charity provides fast, free, easy pickup of your car donation throughout
the State of New York -- and you can claim a tax deduction! Because of the excellent
towing facilities available to us within the city of New York and the surrounding areas we are
able to pickup most car donations in New York City, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and
Staten Island within 24 hours.
What paperwork do I need to donate my vehicle in New York?
In most cases we need the title to the vehicle. But, if you do not have title papers you can
either apply for a replacement title, or if your vehicle is at least eight model years old and
worth less then $1250, you can fill out form MV37. Please visit the New York DMV web site to
obtain the necessary forms before donating: New York
Motor Vehicle Department
How do I release the liability of my donated vehicle in New York?
In New York state you are required to remove your license plates and turn them in at your local DMV in order to cancel the registration. This is required before you can cancel your insurance. Failure to do so can result in continued billing by your insurance company until you do turn them in.
You can contact the New York Department of Motor Vehicles with any other questions you have about about how to release the liability of your donated vehicle. For additional information, please refer to the New York DMV web site: New York Motor Vehicle Department
Where do I sign the title before donating my car in New York?
On the back of your State of New York Certificate of Title are two sections, you will need to sign on the line "Seller Signature" inside the "Seller" box of "Section 1 - Transfer by Owner". You may also refer to this sample image of the back of the New York Vehicle Title
Is my car donation tax deductible?
Vehicles donated on this site will benefit Activated Ministries, a nonprofit classified with the IRS as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and are tax deductible.
Where do you pick up car donations in New York?
We have local pick up car donations throughout the state of New York, including: