Gift Aid claims online from 22nd April

HM Revenue and Customs has announced that Charities Online, which will allow gift aid claims to be made electronically, will be available from 22nd April (HMRC press release). HMRC has also published more information on how this will work for charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs, at

You may also wish to read Charity Finance Group’s ‘Countdown to Charities Online: Gift Aid – are your plans in place?’, and Sandy Adirondack’s Legal Update (changes in Gift Aid declarations, and also scroll down to Repayment claims)