Yarra Foundation

YARRA FOUNDATION IS A

TAX DEDUCTIBLE CHARITY

After a rigorous and challenging process, Yarra Foundation has achieved Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status! As a DGR-approved charity, Yarra Foundation is now able to provide tax-deductible receipts to our valued donors and sponsors. Individuals and businesses who donate to Yarra Foundation can claim a tax deduction for their contributions. Please keep your receipts when making a donation through credit cards or our bank account to claim a tax deduction in your end of financial year tax return.*


What is a DGR status?

DGR (Deductible Gift Recipient) status is a special endorsement granted by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) to eligible nonprofit organizations. It allows them to receive tax-deductible donations from individuals and businesses.

Can all charities get DGR status?

Not all charities are eligible for DGR status. The ATO has specific guidelines and criteria that organizations must meet. Generally, charities involved in health, education, poverty relief, and other charitable activities may be eligible.

What are the benefits of having DGR status for donors to Yarra Foundation?

DGR status allows Yarra to offer tax-deductible receipts to donors, enabling them to claim a tax deduction in their end of financial year tax return.

How can our supporters claim tax deductions for their donations?

Supporters can claim tax deductions for their donations by keeping records of their contributions. Yarra Foundation issues a valid tax-deductible receipt for each donation. Please make sure to keep records of your donations through either a credit card or to our bank account for tax purposes. Please make sure to consult with your accountant or financial adviser.

*Please make sure to consult with your accountant or financial adviser.