Canada. Canada Revenue Agency

Site: Ottawa - No Physical Address

Service: Charities Directorate

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-800-267-2384
TTY Phone 1-800-665-0354
Fax 613-954-8037
Website www.cra.gc.ca/charitiesandgiving
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Mailing Address c/o Charities Directorate - Canada Revenue Agency 
Ottawa, ON K1A 0L5
Physical Access Not Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Charities Listings
Agency Information
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Registers charities, Canadian amateur athletic associations, and other qualified donees * gives technical advice on operating a charity * handles audit and compliance activities 
 
The Charities Directorate: 
* maintains the Charities Listings, a searchable list of Canadian charities;  
* maintains a list of other qualified donees (organizations that are eligible to issue official donation receipts); 
* provides general information to the public about registered charities; 
* handles requests for public documents such as a registered charity's annual information return and/or financial statements; and 
* provides donors with information on how to donate wisely. 
 
Registered charities must file an annual information return with the CRA, a substantial portion of which is available to the public on the Charities Listings.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit www.cra.gc.ca/charityapplication for more information * a list of charities can be found at http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/chrts-gvng/lstngs/menu-eng.html
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Charitable Organization Registration ; Charitable Solicitations Permits ; Charity Information

Agency Overview


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