In the current year, Plum corporation, a computer manufacturer, donated 100 laptop computers to a local university ( a qualified educations organization). The computers were constructed by Plum earli

In the current year, Plum corporation, a computer manufacturer, donated 100 laptop computers to a local university ( a qualified educations organization). The computers were constructed by Plum earlier this year, and the university will use the computers for research and training. Plums basis in the computers is 35,000 and their fair market value is 120,000. What is plums deduction for the contribution of the computers (ignoring the taxable income limitation)? The answer is 70,000. How did they get this answer?

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