Keyword: Charitable giving

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A TD survey reveals a generational shift in legacy giving

  • By: Staff
  • November 13, 2018 November 13, 2018
  • 14:47

The amount Canadians donate to charities has hit a 10-year low, a study from the Fraser Institute says. The report, Generosity in Canada and the United States: The 2017 generosity index, says Americans donated more than three times the share of income Canadians did in 2015 tax returns. Not only did Canadians give a lower […]

  • By: Staff
  • December 13, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 16:45

Compared to previous generations, millennials are more trusting of charities. However, that good faith isn’t translating into donations: in fact, the 18- to 34-year-old group is giving less, says an Angus Reid Institute and Charitable + Impact survey. Financial constraints are the main obstacle for millennials, with 94% citing that as the reason for not […]

  • By: Staff
  • December 6, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 11:03

A lack of financial means is a major factor for some.

  • By: Staff
  • November 28, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 09:47

Tips for maximizing generosity

In Canada there are more than 86,000 charitable organizations. This guide helps you choose where to give.

Giving Tuesday is all about supporting charities and volunteering, so help your clients learn more about giving.

  • By: Staff
  • November 29, 2016 August 21, 2018
  • 11:25

Understand fair market value and CRA rules

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But smaller, local charities rate poorly in their use of technology

  • By: Staff
  • October 12, 2016 September 10, 2018
  • 13:21

Taxpayers subject to the new 33% tax bracket can take advantage of a new 33% non-refundable tax credit for taxation years beginning 2016.