US-UK dual taxpayer benefits
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If you are an individual paying tax in the UK and US and looking for a smart, tax effective way to achieve greater impact with your philanthropy, we can help.
Through our CAF American Donor Fund* you can:
- Claim Gift Aid in
the UK, increasing the value of your donation by 25%
- Claim UK tax relief (at 40% or 45% rates of
tax) and get a tax deduction in the
- Make gifts from the Fund to charitable organisations
anywhere in the world, provided these are of good
repute and either are already recognised or are capable of being
recognised as charitable under UK and US law.
- Distribute your money by making single or regular donations to
the Fund, or by opening a Donor Advised Account (£5,000 minimum) or
a Donor Advised Trust (£100,000 minimum) which allows donations to
charities from the income and capital of an invested fund
- Top up the Fund with cash, shares, payroll giving schemes such
as CAF Give As You Earn or legacies
This Fund is specifically set up to meet the needs of those who
pay tax in both the UK and US.
Need help donating as a dual taxpayer?
*The CAF American Donor Fund is the trading name
of Southampton Row Trust Ltd, a UK-based charitable company
registered with the Charity Commission in England and Wales. Southampton Row Trust Ltd is wholly owned by CAFAmerica, a US 501 (c)(3) public charity. CAFAmerica Employer Identification Number (EIN)
Registered company number 3900842
Registered charity number 1079020