May 16, 2018
Romanian coins

Romanian tax changes see more income tax go to charity

Recent amendments to tax legislation in Romania have seen an increase in the share of income tax that individuals can direct to charity. At the start […]
December 6, 2017

Charities Institute Ireland outlines potential service benefits from Government’s new VAT scheme

Charities Institute Ireland (CII) has outlined how the newly announced VAT Compensation Scheme for Irish charities will enable charities to deliver more and better frontline services. Under the new […]
June 7, 2017
Astrid Von Soosten

Your Voice: How a more flexible system of tax reliefs could inspire a culture of philanthropy

While tax reliefs aren’t currently seen to be a major driver for philanthropy in Germany, Astrid von Soosten, board member of the German Fundraising Association (DFRV) […]
April 19, 2017

4 Billion euros raised through Italian donation scheme

Italy’s tax donation scheme, 5 per mille, has raised more than €4 billion for good causes over the past ten years. The scheme has been widely hailed a […]
February 8, 2017

FVA calls for support from Ministry of Finance over changes to donation tax rules

The Austrian Fundraising Association, Fundraising Verband Austria, is calling for action from the Ministry of Finance in response to recent changes to tax deductibility rules that have seen […]
December 8, 2016

Support from Dutch government for philanthropy validation system

The Dutch government has proposed a series of measures to encourage charities to opt in to the national philanthropy validation system, in a letter to the House of Representatives […]