June 9, 2021

Study reveals how EU member states use tax benefits to stimulate philanthropy

The European Center for Not-for-Profit Law Stichting (ECNL) has published comparative research reviewing tax benefit mechanisms across a range of European countries and how they stimulate […]
May 12, 2021

French desire to donate remains undaunted but solidarity with others slips

25% of French people, rising to 51% of high earners, have already made at least one donation this year, with many more intending to give during […]
April 7, 2021

Flemish government votes in changes to legacy tax rules

Changes to the tax rules for legacies in Flanders (Belgium) are to come into effect from July this year, following voting by the Flemish government last […]
December 16, 2020

Legal & fiscal philanthropic landscape mapped across 27 European countries

European philanthropy is known for its diversity, bridging a myriad of cultures, religions and nations. Now, with the launch of the 5th edition of Legal and […]
December 14, 2020

German civil society seeks to protect status of nonprofits engaging in political activity

The German Fundraising Association is among a number of organisations calling for law changes to ensure that the country’s nonprofit organisations can be political in their […]
October 7, 2020

Flemish government to introduce zero tax rate on donations & bequests

The Flemish government is reforming tax rules on bequests and donations in Flanders by reducing the tax rate to zero for both from July 2021. An […]