You can make a donation through one of our several branches according to your place of residence and its tax benefits.
Karuna-Shechen Asia Ltd is a registered charitable organization with the Hong Kong Government. Donations are tax-deductible for Hong Kong residents only.
Karuna-Shechen Canada : Please not that we are not able to issue receipt for tax purposes for donations made in Canada.
Karuna-Shechen Europe: For individuals living in France, a donation of 100 € costs you only 34 €. Your donations are eligible for a tax on income equal to 66% of their amounts in the limit of 20% of your taxable income. If your donations exceed this limit, the excess is carried forward over the next 5 years. Karuna-Shechen will send you a tax receipt that you must include with your tax return.
For companies in France, a donation of 100 € costs you 40 €. Companies can benefit from a reduction of corporate taxes equal to 60% of the donation, to a maximum of 0,5% of net sales. If the amount of the tax reduction exceeds the annual limit or in case of deficit, the balance is carried forward over the next 5 years. Karuna-Shechen will send you a tax receipt that you must include with your tax return.
For individuals residing in other parts of Europe, Karuna-Shechen Europe will send you a donation receipt.
Karuna-Shechen Switzerland is an association under Swiss law in accordance with articles 60 and following of the Swiss Civil Code. It is tax-exempt due to its goals of pure public utility. Donations in favor of the association are tax deductible in the sense of article 37 LIPP.
Karuna-Shechen USA is a tax-exempt public charity under section 501C3 of the Internal Revenue Code. It is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, transfers, and gifts under section 2005, 2106, or 2522. Tax-deductions apply to USA residents only.