Donate Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies directly to OMFCA. We can accept cryptocurrency donations of any amount.
We accept the following cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Zcash (ZEC), Gemini Dollar (GUSD), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Chainlink (LINK), 0x (ZRX), Storj (STORJ), Dai (DAI), Amp (AMP), The Graph (GRT), UMA (UMA), 1inch (1INCH).
OMFCA cannot give tax advice and strongly recommends that you consult with your tax advisors.
Tax Treatment of Cryptocurrency Donations in Canada
Cryptocurrencies are treated as “ gifts in kind” when they are donated to a charity in Canada. Canadian donors who donate to Canadian charities still pay capital gains tax on any appreciation of their cryptocurrency.
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