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Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme: a comprehensive guide

The Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme, perhaps better known as GASDS has been with us since 2013. The Scheme has undergone a number of changes since inception. This paper considers the rules as at April 2021. 

This paper covers:

  • The outline of the Scheme
  • Eligibility for the Scheme
  • How much can be claimed
  • Community buildings
  • FAQs on practical issues
  • Special circumstances


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