9 11, 2016

What is Gift Aid?

By |2016-11-28T12:52:54+00:00November 9th, 2016|

Gift Aid is an income tax relief that helps you to give to charities. It doesn’t mean that you get money back, it means that we can claim more from your donation than you actually paid. It gives us an extra [...]

9 11, 2016

Will Gift Aid cost me?

By |2016-11-09T11:49:46+00:00November 9th, 2016|

No! As a donor you don’t pay any extra. We apply to the government for the income tax relief on the money you donate.

9 11, 2016

What do I need to do?

By |2016-11-28T12:54:55+00:00November 9th, 2016|

All you need to do is confirm that you want to donate through Gift Aid. We have the declaration in the form of a tick box. So all you need to do is tick that box when donating!

9 11, 2016

Why can charities claim Gift Aid?

By |2016-11-28T12:58:53+00:00November 9th, 2016|

Charities do not pay tax on most forms of income. As your donation is a form of income to us, we can claim back the income tax that you paid when you received this money. All charities can claim back the [...]

9 11, 2016

How do I know if I am eligible for Gift Aid?

By |2016-11-28T12:59:35+00:00November 9th, 2016|

If you are a UK tax payer who has paid either Income or Capital Gains tax in the current financial year, then you are eligible for Gift Aid. If you stop paying tax at any point, you need to let [...]

9 11, 2016

Do I pay Income Tax?

By |2016-11-09T11:56:58+00:00November 9th, 2016|

From April 2016, anyone earning above £11,000 per financial year will pay income tax. If your income is below this then you can’t claim Gift Aid on your donations.

9 11, 2016

What if I’m a higher rate taxpayer?

By |2016-11-09T12:00:04+00:00November 9th, 2016|

As a higher rate taxpayer you can claim the difference between the basic rate of tax on your donation (25%) and the higher rate of income tax you pay. You either do this through your Self-Assessment tax return, or by [...]

9 11, 2016

What is PayPal?

By |2016-11-09T12:01:47+00:00November 9th, 2016|

PayPal is a service that processes payments. It enables you to send money, accept payments and make payments. Without revealing your financial details. It’s quick, easy and can link to your bank account, debit or credit card.

9 11, 2016

Is PayPal secure?

By |2016-11-28T13:03:22+00:00November 9th, 2016|

Yes. We use PayPal to process our one-off donations. Paypal is used by millions of businesses and customers across the world. PayPal protects your financial information and ensures industry leading fraud and security measures with the latest data encryption and [...]

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