Gift Aid donor benefits – simplifying the rules

An official consultation on simplifying Gift Aid donor benefits rules has opened. Views are invited on a number of options, and whether they are a welcome simplification of the existing rules.

Proposals include:

  •  Simplifying the current monetary thresholds.
  • Introducing a disregard for low value benefits.
  • Withdrawing the lifetime benefits concession.

Go to HM Treasury page for the consultation document, responses by 12th May.