Gift Aid

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Information for charities
Information for charities and CASCs about Gift Aid, Payroll Giving, tax reliefs, VAT, how to complete a Company or Self Assessment tax return, and forms that can be downloaded.

Telephone

HM Revenue & Customs Charities Helpline

Call the Charities Helpline for:
- advice on applying for recognition as a charity for tax and Gift Aid purposes
- advice on VAT reliefs for charities
- advice on VAT reliefs for disabled and older people
- registering as a CASC
- help completing a Company or trust tax return
- advice about Gift Aid, Payroll Giving and making a repayment claim
- blank ChR1 forms and continuation sheets
- any other charity or CASC tax enquiries
Opening hours
8.00 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday
Closed weekends and bank holidays
0300 123 1073
Please select option 1 if your enquiry is about VAT reliefs for disabled and older people.

Alternatively you can follow the link below for all contacts for enquiries relating to VAT reliefs for disabled and older people.
VAT reliefs for disabled and older people

Post

You can write to us at the following address:

HM Revenue & Customs
Charities Correspondence S0708
PO Box 205
Bootle
L69 9AZ
For enquiries relating to VAT relief for disabled and older people you can write to the following address:

HM Revenue & Customs
VAT Disabled and Elderly Reliefs Correspondence S0708
PO Box 205
Bootle
L69 9AZ