Obtain relief from both capital gains tax and income tax on the market value of shares donated to the Fund. The relief is claimed through the donor’s tax return. Potential donors should consult their investment adviser or accountant about how to arrange the transfer and the effect on their personal tax situation.
Individuals who complete a Self Assessment tax return can nominate a charity to receive all or part of any repayment due to them. There is also a section on the tax return which allows gift aid to be claimed on this repayment. There is a space for ‘Charity Code’ to be entered. The Charity Code for the Kidney Fund is RAH51FG