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T2050 information

Application to Register a Charity under the Income Tax Act

This application, once approved by the Canada Revenue Agency, will give your church a 9 digit charity number. With this charity number your church will:

  • use the number to issue official tax receipts at the end of the year
  • file a T3010 within 6 months after your church's year end
  • be exempt from paying income tax
  • be able to collect 1/2 GST back on purchases made for the church
  • be able to collect a refund on the kms driven and gasoline purchased for the church use

Link to CRA Forms and Publications for Charities

Canada Customs Agency/Charities webpage

This application package is customized for each church who is applying. We also have available a step by step document on completing this form. Please contact the office for the forms, or any other questions about your charity status.

T2050 Guide for completing
guidelines for MB churches in completing the T2050 charity application
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