Topics: News, What's New from the Charities Directorate of CRA, Canadian Charity Law, Global Giving, Ethics and Canadian Charities, Avoiding 'Charity' Scams
Through the Charity Law Information Program I will be delivering over 30 online webinars over the next two months. They are priced at $25 per webinar. The webinars are listed at http://www.capacitybuilders.ca/clip Here is a coupon code xq42k that allows you to register for free for any webinar as long as the registration takes place before February 1, 2010. http://www.capacitybuilders.ca/clip/clip.php
Some of the topics will include:
*Should We Establish a Canadian Non-Profit or Charity
*Top 10 CRA Compliance Issues for Charities
*Legal Issues for Canadian Charities: Beyond the Top 10
*Low Cost Fundraising - Legal Issues with Third Party Events and Bequests
*Dealing with a Canada Revenue Agency Audit
*Tour of the Canada Revenue Agency Charity Directorate and Various Charity Law Resources on the Web
*Risk Management for Canadian Charities
*Governance 101 for Canadian Charities and Their Boards of Directors
*CRA’s New Fundraising Guidance: What Does it Mean for Your Charity?
*Allowable Charitable Activities and Non-Charitable Activities
*Business Activities and Earned Income by Canadian Charities
*Receipting for Canadian Charities: To Issue or Not to Issue an Official Donation Receipt
*Cooperation and Mergers in the Non-Profit and Charitable Sector
*Canadian Charities Dealing with Canadian Organizations That Are Not Registered Charities: *Avoiding Gifts to Non-Qualified Donees
*How to Read a Charity’s Financial Statement
*Ethical Issues and Foreign Activities
*Practical Advice on Maintaining Adequate Books and Records
Mark Blumberg is a lawyer at Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto, Ontario. To find out more about legal services that Blumbergs provides to Canadian charities and non-profits please visit http://www.canadiancharitylaw.ca or http://www.globalphilanthropy.ca Mark can be contacted at or at 416-361-1982.
This article is for information purposes only. It is not intended to be legal advice. You should not act or abstain from acting based upon such information without first consulting a legal professional.
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Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm of Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto and works almost exclusively in the areas of non-profit and charity law.