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Charities and giving – What’s new

Recent news and updates

As part of our ongoing commitment to take an education-first approach and to provide charities with the tools and resources they need to carry on their important work, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is pleased to announce the publicati…

Recent news and updates

T3010 filing deadline extension – Less than 2 months until the filing deadline

As part of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Charities Directorate extended the filing deadline to December 31, 2020 for all charities with a Form T3010, Registered Charity Information Return, due between March 18, 2020 and December 31, 2020.

Charities information webinars

The Canada Revenue Agency is pleased to offer a series of webinars. If you are a board member, a treasurer, a volunteer, or an employee of a charity, a session is a great way to learn about your charity’s obligations. We will be starting with the following session:

Gifting and receipting

Recent news and updates

The Advisory Committee on the Charitable Sector is a consultative forum for the Government of Canada to engage in meaningful dialogue with the charitable sector, to advance emerging issues relating to charities, and to ensure the regula…

Change required to official donation receipts

Following the move to the website, official donation receipts will need to be updated with the new address: Charities and qualified donees have until March 31, 2019 to make this change.