2017 Calendar Year Tax Receipt Deadlines for Your Year-end Gifts

To help you make your year-end gift in support of brain tumour patients and families, below are ways you can ensure your gift meets Canada Revenue Agency required deadlines to qualify for a 2017 tax receipt. There are many ways you can give until the end of the year.

You can drop off a gift in person, during regular business hours until Friday, December 22, 2017 at 4:30 pm. The office will then be closed from Saturday, December 23, 2017 through to January 1, 2018. The office will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Donations sent by courier or hand-delivered

Hand-delivered donations must be received by 4:30 pm EST on Friday December 22, 2017. Donations sent to us by courier must be received and date stamped by the courier company no later than December 31, 2017.  Donations received after that time will qualify for a 2018 charitable tax receipt.

Online donations

Online gifts can be made at any time and this option is always available to you at braintumour.ca. Just click on the Donate button at the top of the page. Online donations are receipted on the date and the time that the gift is made. Online donations made in 2017 will be eligible for a 2017 tax receipt and those made in 2018 will be eligible for a 2018 tax receipt.

Donations received by mail

Donations must be post marked by Canada Post no later than December 31, 2017. A gift received with a 2018 postmark must be receipted in 2018.

Donations made by telephone

Telephone credit card donations, either in person or by voicemail to Rosemary Bos at extension 243, must be received by 4:30 pm EST on December 31, 2017 to be eligible for a 2017 charitable tax receipt. Telephone gifts received after that time, will qualify for a 2018 charitable tax receipt. 

Thank you for your support and generosity all year long.

Please contact Rosemary Bos or Suzanne Fratschko Elliott if you would like any assistance with making your year-end gift.

Rosemary Bos
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755, ext. 243

Suzanne Fratschko Elliott
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755, ext. 227


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