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Share 37: Extra Resources

By Kevin Russell | 6 November 2017

We have put together a selection of resources to help you succeed in your Gift Aid endeavours, including HMRC’s model Gift Aid Declarations, and guidance on the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme; tax relief for higher earners; time limits for claiming Gift Aid; errors and pitfalls in handling donations, and more.



HMRC Model Gift Aid Declaration pages



Stewardship’s Resources for Churches and Christian Charities

Keeping it all Together: Stewardship’s Support Services for Churches and Charities

(in particular, see pages 4 and 5 for Gift Aid support services)

Stewardship Consultancy Helpline (legal, tax and accounts etc. helpline)



Stewardship Briefing Papers

Covered in Share 37:

Charitable Giving:Tax relief for higher and additional rate taxpayers

Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme, post 5/4/17 – Practical Guide

Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme, post 5/4/17 – Comprehensive Guide

Gift Aid and Gift Aid Declarations: Time limits for claims

When a Charity’s Income is not it’s Income: errors and pitfalls in handling donations


Other, related Papers:

It’s not what you give, it’s the way that you give it

Withdrawal of Personal Allowances for high earners

Gift Aid carry back

Posted by Kevin Russell

Our Legal Eagle guru and Stewardship's Technical Director, Kevin constantly has his finger on the pulse of all things tax and charity law-related. His briefing papers for charities, churches and individuals are an invaluable resource on everything from VAT to Gift Aid. 


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