Donations can be deducted from individual donations, corporate donations, and bequest and inheritance gifts.
The deduction from income tax and deduction from resident tax can result in up to 50% tax savings.
A surprising amount remains in your wallet! Smart tax deduction from donation.
The maximum annual donation amount applicable to income tax deductions is 40% of your income.
STEP1: Donate to ARC.
STEP2: Receive from ARC a certificate of donation received (serves as a receipt).
STEP3: File a tax return.
STEP4: Receive deduction.
All donation receipt certificates will be sent out together between mid-January and the end of January each year. The period for filing tax returns is February 16 – March 15 each year. Please attach the donation receipt certificate. ・Refer also to the National Tax Agency website
Process this together with income tax deduction. When you file income tax return, please fill in the donation amount in the “donation tax deduction” entry under “topics related to residence tax”. ※ Because the Animal Rights Center is under the jurisdiction of Tokyo Prefecture, the resident tax is a deducted only in Tokyo Prefecture. ・Also refer to the website for donation deduction of personal residence tax (Tokyo Metropolitan Government Bureau of Taxation)
About donation receipt certificates, please see the bottom of this page.
The advantage is the application of the “special deduction limit”. The deduction limit will increase. In calculating corporate tax, “the limited amount of deduction for general donation” is applied to the amount exceeding the special limit. You can deduct at the “special deduction limit”. As it varies depending on your corporation, please check the website etc of the relevant taxation office or the National Taxation Office. for details, or contact the nearest tax office. ・ If “a corporation donates to accredited / exceptionally accredited NPO corporation (Cabinet Office)” is also referred to
・Also refer to “If a corporation donates to accredited / special accredited NPO (Cabinet Office)”
※ When filing your tax return, please attach the donation receipt certificate.
Allowance for deduction from donation to authorized NPO corporation Corporation with capital (the amount of capital at the end of the period × 0.375% + income amount* × 6.25%) × 1/2
・Also refer to the National Tax Agency website “If you donated”. (In the National Tax Agency article, there is a calculation example of “deduction from donations by the corporation”)
For one-time donation with credit card or PayPal.
A donation program in which you can provide continuous support with fixed-amount donations on a monthly basis through automatic fund transfer. Continuous donations allow us to make mid- and long-term improvements to the system in which animals are being exploited. Payment will be processed automatically each month.
*If you live in Japan, we will send you a receipt for receiving a tax deduction on your donation. Please send us your name and address.
Animal Rights Center Japan is an Approved Specified Nonprofit Corporation since 2017 August 18. You can receive a tax deduction on your donation if you donate over 2,000 yen. If you would like to receive a tax deduction on your donation, you have to file your tax return.