Potential Donee Status Shift?

Not-for-Profit came across this article in a recent edition of the Missions Interlink newsletter. Organisations which operate, or have an interest in operating, overseas need to be aware of this subject. The article is reproduced in full below and can be read in the MI newsletter here POTENTIAL DONEE STATUS […]

Demystifying Donee Status

RSM Hayes Audit have just published a useful article on ‘Donee Status’: Demystifying Donee Status: Donee status.  Most people will have heard of this concept in relation to charities.  But scratch the surface a bit deeper and one commonly finds a lack of any further knowledge, and some common misunderstandings.  […]


Frequently Asked Questions How do I register a non profit organisation? Check the following sites: Incorporated Societies: https://is-register.companiesoffice.govt.nz/ Charitable Trusts: https://ct-register.companiesoffice.govt.nz/ Registering a Charity: www.charities.govt.nz                                          Our consultant may also be able […]

Tax and Charities

(Updated 28 Sep 2019) If a non-profit organisation is registered as a Charity with DIA Charities, and has indicated during the application process that Koha/Donations will be a source of funding, it will be recognised by IRD as a ‘donee organisation’ and receipts for donations can be claimed as a […]