As the Austrian government passes a new law giving foundations charitable status and extending the tax-deductible framework, Fundraising Europe interviews Günther Lutschinger, CEO of the Austrian Fundraising Association and President of EFA, about the proposed reform and other key work programmes of the Association.
The large majority of European nations offer some form of tax incentives to promote philanthropy, but in recent years several national Governments have debated whether the tax reliefs should stay or go. How important is tax relief in encouraging a culture of philanthropy?
EXPERT VIEW: Time to refashion relationship fundraising
Published: Tuesday, 31 March 2015 09:56
As the fundraising thinktank Rogare embarks on a new programme to refashion relationship fundraising, Professor Adrian Sargeant and Ian MacQuillin explore how the sector can advance donor stewardship by looking to relationship building theories from other sectors.
With the growth of the EU and the shift towards more harmonised legislation, Simona Biancu, founder of fundraising consultancy ENGAGEDin addresses the need and benefits of more collaborative working across borders.