Browse the Alphabetical index of topics.
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- Charities Listings
Search the online list of Canadian charities. View a charity's information return to learn about their finances and activities.
- How to get information about a charity
Search the listings, contact the charity, or make an information request
- Checklists for charities
Easy-to-follow checklists to help with the responsibilities of operating a registered charity
- Resources for charities and donors
Information sessions, webinars, newsletters, educational programs offered by other organizations, a toolbox for directors, and resources for charities about political activities
- Applying for registration
How to apply, the review process, charitable purposes and activities, governing documents, questions and answers, and more
- Operating a registered charity
Information for directors/trustees about a charity's obligations under the Income Tax Act including filing the return, activities, receipts, spending requirement, books and records, making changes, and more
- Compliance and audits
How the CRA promotes compliance, audit information, non-compliance issues
- Revoking registered status
Types of revocation, consequences, revocation processes, revocation tax, requirements for re-registration, and more
- Policies and guidance
Summary policies, policy statements, policy commentaries, policies for consultation, case law, and statute law
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