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CRA Releases New Video Guidance on the Use of Auctions by Charities
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 10 2017

On July 31, 2017, the Canada Revenue Agency released two new videos from its gifting and receipting video series. The first video provides registered


CRA Announces Plan to Change Some Charity Business Numbers
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 10 2017

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) recently announced that it will be changing the business numbers of all registered charities with internal divisions


Charities in Ontario May Soon be Permitted to Pay Their Directors Without a Court Order
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 19 2017

On July 10, 2017, Ontario’s Regulatory Registry published for comment a draft amendment to the Approved Acts of Executors and Trustees, a regulation


Comment se conformer aux exigences en matière de protection des renseignements personnels ?
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 29 2017

De plus en plus, plusieurs organisations dont les organismes sans but lucratif et les organismes de bienfaisance recueillent, utilisent et


Restricted Gifts - What Happens When the Condition of the Gift Can No Longer Be Fulfilled?
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 7 2017

Donors frequently provide gifts to charities to be used for a specific purpose or toward specific programsinitiatives. These gifts are commonly


Federal Government to Match Donations for Famine Crisis in Northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 1 2017

The Federal Government announced on May 29, 2017 that it will match donations by individual Canadians to registered Canadian charities that are


Much Ado About Nothing? Why Directors Should Think About Committee Governance
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • May 17 2017

Most not-for-profit organisations (NPO) establish one or more committees to perform various roles. From vetting and nominating candidates to serve on


Revenue Generation for Charities
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • May 17 2017

Charities are constantly looking for new ways to generate revenue to fund their existing and future charitable programs. The housing and real estate


CRA Political Activities Report Released
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • May 5 2017

On May 4, 2017, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue (the “Minister”), issued a news release announcing the Panel Report


Coming Together for the Greater Good - Practical Tips for Effecting a Successful Merger
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 5 2017

There are over 86,000 registered charities in Canada operating in a rapidly changing sector. Difficulty fundraising, the desire to expand services