S26. I am the owner of a small business that supports a registered company. Can I make a charitable donation by writing a cheque on my company's bank account but have our accountant issue a charitable receipt to me personally?

S26. I am the owner of a small business that supports a registered company. Can I make a charitable donation by writing a cheque on my company's bank account but have our accountant issue a charitable receipt to me personally?

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S25. We are a small registered charity. Recently, we received a donation, and the person providing the money asked that the receipt be issued to a person other than the provider. Can we do that?

S25. We are a small registered charity. Recently, we received a donation, and the person providing the money asked that the receipt be issued to a person other than the provider. Can we do that?

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S23. Is it possible for me to make a donation to a registered charity in my adult child's name and have the tax receipt issued to her?

S23. Is it possible for me to make a donation to a registered charity in my adult child's name and have the tax receipt issued to her?

No. The Canada Revenue Agency will not allow a receipt for a charitable donation to be issued in the name of someone other than the donor. Only the person who makes the donation to the registered charity qualifies for the tax credit and can file the tax receipt with his or her tax return.

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CNCA1. Our organization is a federally incorporated registered charity.We’ve heard that not-for-profits currently incorporated under Part II of the Canada Corporations Act (CCA).

CNCA1. Our organization is a federally incorporated registered charity. We’ve heard that not-for-profits currently incorporated under Part II of the Canada Corporations Act (CCA) are required to transition to the new Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (CNCA). Is this correct?

Yes.

Registered charities must undertake two actions to complete the transitioning process.

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Canada Not-for-Profit Act (CNCA

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The W's of Accountability





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The W’s of Accountability for your organization

Date:

February 22, 2012

Time:
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Event Type:
Workshop

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Financial Training for Non-profit Organizations: Roles and Responsibilities





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Financial Training for Nonprofit Organizations: Roles and Responsibilities

Date:
January 26, 2012

Time:
1:00 to 4:00 pm

Event Type:
Workshop

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