Anyone can donate with the EasyGiving app! You don’t need to be a WooHoo customer.
You can claim the donation tax credit if you’ve earned taxable income in New Zealand - see “Am I eligible to make a claim?” for more detail.
At the end of each tax year, we’ll give you the option to either:
The minimum is $1 and there's no maximum.
To be eligible for a donation tax credit, your donation must be $5 or more.
Currently our system only allows for one-off donations, but regular donations are in the plan for a future update!
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Our partner charities pay a small 5% fee (plus GST) on donations, and an additional 2% credit card transaction fee. We do not charge charities any membership fees or upfront costs to be listed on EasyGiving.
In return for our fee we are:
Charities can choose to either:
Example donation of $20:
Our 5% fee plus 2% credit card fee
Donations tax credits are a discount on your tax.
If you're a New Zealand taxpayer, you can claim up to a third of your donation back at the end of the tax year. This money comes from the IRD, not the charity you've donated to. Essentially, the government is giving you an incentive to donate to charity by reducing the amount of tax you pay. Giving you more to give again.
If you’re claiming for donations, you can claim the lesser of:
You can claim a donations tax credit if you:
If you're claiming for donations made outside of EasyGiving, you must also have valid receipts for donations made to approved donee organisations.
To find out more about being an EasyGiving partner, please get in touch with our Customer Care Specialist, Ainsleigh Karauria-Henry. You can find her contact details below.