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Make your gift to Barnardo's worth even more – at no extra cost to you

If you are a UK tax payer, you can make every £1 you give – or have given – worth 25p more, just by telling us. This is because the government’s Gift Aid scheme allows Barnardo's to reclaim tax on donations. This means that you can make an even bigger difference at no extra cost to you!

Find out more about Gift Aid

For your donations to be eligible for Gift Aid you must pay an amount of income tax and/ or capital gains tax for each tax year that is at least equal to the tax that all charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs reclaim on your donations in the same tax year.

You need to understand that if you pay less income and/or capital gains tax to cover the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all your donationsin that tax year, you are responsible to pay back any difference

If you pay higher rate tax you can claim further tax relief in your Self Assessment tax return.

How to Gift Aid your donation

If you make a donation online , you can tell us whether you want to Gift Aid your donation simply by ticking the box on the form.

If you prefer to send a cheque in the post, please include a Gift-Aid declaration(PDF).

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Use our Gift Aid Calculator to see the difference Gift-Aid will make to your donation.

Barnardo’s adheres to the Fundraising Promise and Fundraising Standards Board Guidelines.

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